She was introduced alongside Biden’s pick for the job she initially sought, head of the Agriculture Department.
He’s pledged to nominate the most diverse Cabinet in history and restore experience at beleaguered federal agencies.
The GOP has barely acknowledged Biden’s victory so the cooperation of its senators in the confirmation process is far from certain.
“That’s why we are worried.”One prominent feature of Biden’s picks so far: deep ties to the Obama administration.
Brent Colburn, a former Obama administration official who served in several agencies, encouraged Democrats to consider the bigger picture as they judge Biden’s Cabinet.