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Joe Biden loses first Cabinet nomination battle after Neera Tanden withdraws nomination – ABC News

Joe Biden suffers first loss in the battle to confirm his Cabinet, with Neera Tanden withdrawing her nomination for Director of the Office of Management and Budget….

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US President Joe Biden has suffered his first loss in the battle to confirm key members of his Cabinet.
Key points:

  • Neera Tanden’s withdrawal came after she faced scrutiny over past tweets
  • President Joe Biden said she would have another role in his administration
  • Just 11 of Mr Biden’s 23 nominees have been confirmed

Neera Tanden, Mr Biden’s pick for Director of the Office of Management and Budget, has withdrawn her nomination in the face of opposition from key Republican and Democratic senators.
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