Biden's top aide urges Congress to urgently pass new coronavirus relief By

Clay Curtis
November 15, 2020

Most Republican senators haven't congratulated Biden on winning the election.

"His deep, varied experience and capacity to work with people all across the political spectrum is precisely what I need in a White House chief of staff as we confront this moment of crisis and bring our country together again".

But Klain is also the former Biden staffer who admitted at the National Press Club previous year that it was "just luck" that the H1N1 "swine flu" outbreak that occurred during the first Obama-Biden administration wasn't a "mass casualty event".

Most national news networks have called the race for Biden, though recounts are pending in Georgia and likely in Wisconsin and potentially additional states, and the Trump campaign is pursuing challenges based on evidence of possible fraud in several other states, including Michigan, Nevada, and Pennsylvania. He has spoken to some Republican senators, some Republican governors.

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That challenge will shift to President-elect Joe Biden if, as expected, he's officially named the victor of the Nov 3 election. Members of the RCEP make up almost a third of the world's population and account for 29% of global gross domestic product.

President-elect Joe Biden is beginning to assemble his cabinet for his presidency, starting January 20th, 2021. He has a lot of relationships up there'. Biden praised Klain and his work in the Obama administration during a statement issued by Biden on Wednesday. Klain and Biden had previously worked together with Klain serving as counsel to the United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary while Biden chaired the committee.

Biden is expected to begin announcing members of his cabinet in the coming weeks. According to the New York Post, Klain has "reportedly taken an interest in government reaction to the coronavirus pandemic".

"Ron Klain is ideally suited to serve as Biden's chief of staff", Larry Haas, who was Gore's director of communications while vice president, told Newsmax.

'And so the sooner we get our transition experts into meetings with the folks who are planning the vaccination cmapaign, the more seamless the transition. can be, ' Klain added. "I expect him to serve in the spirit of his most effective predecessors, such as Ronald Reagan's James Baker and Barack Obama's Rahm Emanuel, presiding over a disciplined White House and an orderly administration".

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