Artikelsammlung von n-tv.de zum Thema Whitman, Meg Meg Whitman. Design and Development by Megan McCrink and Bill Kuchman. Police guard an access point to the Wisconsin Center. Christine Todd Whitman and former New York Rep. Susan Molinari. Another possibility for secretary of defense is Illionois Sen Tammy Duckworth, an Iraq War veteran who was on Biden’s shortlist for vice president. Jones, however, is likely to have competition for the Attorney General post, including from Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez. He was a senator. Supporters of the American Solidarity Party carry signs outside of the Wisconsin Center. Skip to Navigation; Skip to Main Content; Skip to Related Content; Mail Given Biden’s close ties to organized labor, there is also a widespread expectation that he wants to put a union official or someone with union ties in his Cabinet. Whitman isn’t the only Republican to lend a hand to Biden’s bid. Michele Flournoy, a former under secretary of Defense for policy, is already the frontrunner to lead the Pentagon. California labor secretary in serious contention. But the prospect of Whitman’s appearance at the DNC stunned some Democratic operatives who worked hard against her during the 2010 gubernatorial campaign. In the mix as well is Diane Yentel, the president and CEO of the National Low Income Housing Coalition. Cunningham served as general counsel of the Senate Finance Committee when Biden was its chairman. She’s been at the Federal Reserve during the current crisis and worked at Obama’s Treasury department. It has to be someone with meaningful management experience.” Should Republicans hold the Senate, Murthy could also run into opposition over his record of advocacy for gun control -- something that became an issue during his confirmation as surgeon general back in 2014. Hours before the Food and Drug Administration authorized the first COVD-19 vaccine late Friday, a high-ranking White House official told the agency’s chief he could face firing if the vaccine was not cleared by day’s end. endorsed and contributed to Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, Wisconsin lost the DNC, but is still at the center of the presidential race, Sanders supporters felt burned at the 2016 DNC. Republicans’ likely control of the Senate makes nominating a progressive like Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren a much bigger fight that could expend a lot of political capital. California Gov. Biden unveils top picks with deep Obama administration ties. Meg Whitman’s appearance at the Democratic National Convention on Monday was brief — even shorter than a Quibi — but she got her point across. “Governors are very familiar with health care because it’s such a huge part of their budget,” the person said, pointing to past HHS Secretaries with gubernatorial experience like Kathleen Sebelius, Mike Leavitt and Tommy Thompson. Washington , Tarrío , New York , Pennsylvania , Axios . So do Senate Republicans, at least a handful of whom Biden will need to confirm his nominees, if, as seems likely, the GOP maintains control of the chamber. But the neophyte candidate could not compete with Brown’s threadbare effort, in part because of self-imposed wounds: taking a hard right turn on immigration during the GOP primary, early and sustained negative advertising that battered her likability among voters, the lack of voting for much of her adult life, and, notably, the emergence of a housekeeper who was in the country illegally whom Whitman fired as she prepared to run for governor. Actress and activist Eva Longoria speaks with athlete Megan Rapinoe. Army captain. 2 slot at HUD under Secretary Shaun Donovan while Obama was president, is another likely candidate for the role. She’s been as active as ever in recent months, including co-authoring a blueprint this summer on how the Pentagon needs to accelerate efforts to develop new technologies to outpace China. Thousands of supporters of President Trump return to Washington for rallies to back his efforts to subvert the election that he lost to Joe Biden. — Megan Cassella, President and co-founder of McLarty Associates; former White House special advisor on Western Hemisphere affairs; former general counsel of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Chair of the California Air Resources Board; former California Natural Resources secretary; former Assistant Administrator for EPA’s Office of Air and Radiation, The party's left flank is strongly opposed to any EPA candidate with ties to the oil and gas industry, although party moderates contend that experience with fossil fuels is needed to implement climate change policies designed to help wind down greenhouse gases such as methane emissions. In the mix to lead the Department of Health and Human Services are former Surgeon General Vivek Murthy, New Mexico Gov. POLITICO's Megan Cassella breaks down who is in contention for some of the toughest jobs in the nation. Biden’s fractured foot is healing as expected, his doctor says, Joe Biden’s doctor says the president-elect’s fractured foot has been “healing as expected.”, Trump helicopter buzzes supporters rallying in Washington. The president-elect will face incoming on several fronts, including from Democrats who expect him to nominate the most diverse Cabinet in history. Nachrichten und Informationen auf einen Blick. Copy. An announcement for the Democratic National Convention is displayed on digital billboards in New York. Delaware Democrat Chris Coons, who now holds the Senate seat once held by Biden, and Connecticut Sen. Chris Murphy also could be in the mix, with Coons in particular expressing interest. If Biden taps Mayorkas, he could also face questions about a 2015 inspector general’s report that found that Mayorkas went around normal agency channels and intervened with CIS career staffers in ways that led them “to reasonably believe that specific individuals or groups were being given special access or consideration” in the EB-5 visa program. Copy. He was a senator. Whitman was a senior member of Mitt Romney's presidential campaigns in both 2008 and 2012 and ran for governor of California as a Republican in 2010, but supported Democrats Hill… The undersecretary of defense for policy in Obama’s first term, Flournoy is a respected policy wonk with significant management experience in co-founding the centrist Center for a New American Security. Whitman ist Republikanerin und kandidierte 2010 für den Gouverneursposten Kaliforniens, verlor aber gegen den Demokraten Jerry Brown. Citizenship and Immigration Services; former U.S. attorney for the Central District of California, Alejandro Mayorkas, who served as the Department of Homeland Security’s deputy secretary during the Obama administration, would be the first Latino secretary in the department’s nearly 18-year history. Her campaign ultimately spent $178 million, with Whitman’s checkbook providing the bulk of the money. Jones also happens to be a friend of Biden’s, dating back to his work on Biden’s first presidential campaign in 1988. Kander didn’t dissuade speculation about the VA post, telling POLITICO: “I’m not commenting on that subject quite yet.” U.S. officials say COVID-19 vaccine will start arriving in states Monday. 47:05 'Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe' Full Show (11/11/2020) 03:28. Heather McTeer Toney, a clean air activist who is currently the national director for Moms For Clean Air Force and a former regional director of the EPA’s Southeast Region, is another progressive favorite. Whitman is a Republican who ran unsuccessfully for governor of California in 2010. If he’s nominated, Mayorkas could face criticism from Republican senators who were almost uniformly opposed to Obama’s executive action on DACA. Former Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is another name being floated for the job, although he would likely face scrutiny during confirmation hearings about his handling of the 2014 Chicago police shooting of Laquan McDonald. “Donald Trump’s demagoguery has undermined the fabric of our national character,” she said in August 2016. — Alex Thompson, President of Veterans Community Project; former Missouri secretary of state and state House member; ret. Biden has long been superstitious about making personnel decisions ahead of Election Day, and longtime allies expect some twists and turns as he assembles his team. Meg Whitman, CEO of media company Quibi, contributed $500,000. Die Republikanerin und Geschäftsfrau Meg Whitman gilt als Favoritin für Handelsministerium. Squawk on the Street. POLITICO has compiled lists of the early contenders for each Cabinet post, but new candidates may emerge. This year, Democratic leaders push for unity, the most expensive self-financed effort in the country, Trump loses one Wisconsin case while arguing another one. John Kasich, both of … Sen. Doug Jones of Alabama addresses the convention. Here’s a timeline of when the general public can expect to begin receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. Mayorkas said at the time that he disagreed with the report’s conclusions but would learn from it. Worth $3.8 billion, she made much of her fortune as the head of EBay and used her vast personal resources to win the GOP primary over Steve Poizner, himself a wealthy man. Senate sends Trump defense bill he has vowed to veto. Bustos sits on the House Agriculture Committee but her seat in a vulnerable district will likely be a strike against her, given that Democrats will not want to risk losing a member of the caucus in a close special election. For her, that means the department’s role needs to take on a portfolio far beyond the traditional military preparation. Whitman was among four Republicans, including former Ohio Gov. Meg Whitman, a former Hewlett Packard CEO, Republican mega donor and GOP nominee for California Governor, has long been a vocal Trump opponent and endorsed Hillary Clinton in 2016. ... Or how about Meg Whitman… A previous version of this article misidentified Joe Lieberman as a U.S. representative. Demonstrators from Democrats for Life America protest in Zeidler Union Square near the Wisconsin Center. Why is that metric important? In 2020, he endorsed Biden in January when the prognosticators were writing off the former vice president. He led Democrats' charge to remove William Perry Pendley from atop the Bureau of Land Management, and is well-connected within influential sportsmens groups. That was partly what forced her to withdraw from consideration for the position in Barack Obama’s second term, and could be a factor again in 2021. House Democrats are also more wary of Biden tapping any of their members from competitive districts, given that their majority just narrowed and they don’t want to risk any upset special elections. Over the next couple months, Joe Biden needs to put together a team to help him rebuild a shattered economy, fight a global pandemic and recover from one of the most polarizing elections in U.S. history. — Alex Thompson, Oregon congressman; former member of the Portland City Council, Former mayor of Chicago; former chief of staff to President Barack Obama; former Illinois congressman, CEO of Quibi; former CEO of eBay and Hewlett Packard; former Republican candidate for governor of California, The Commerce Department could be a place for Biden to reach across the aisle and appoint a Republican secretary, people close to the transition say, and Meg Whitman — the CEO of Quibi, which is shutting down, and former CEO of eBay — is on the list. Led by Texas and joined by President Trump, Republican state attorneys general had asked the Supreme Court to overturn Joe Biden’s victory by nullifying votes in four states. Washington Gov. Then-Democratic Sen. Joe Lieberman of Connecticut spoke at the 2008 Republican National Convention, the year his close friend Sen. John McCain was the GOP nominee. Biden would not have won the election without the support of folks such as Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Like Buttigieg and Kander, she is a veteran. California Gov. The theme for the Republicans endorsing Biden Monday night is,… President and CEO of the National Low Income Housing Coalition; former director of the Public Housing Management and Occupancy Division at HUD. Whitman was previously president and CEO of Hewlett Packard Enterprise. Die US-Wahl 2020 bringt den Wechsel im Weißen Haus. Longtime Democratic fundraiser and former Virginia Gov. Mellody Hobson, a businesswoman and co-CEO of Ariel Investments, has also been named as a potential Commerce secretary. Mary Nichols, the chair of California’s powerful Air Resources Board regulating air pollution in the Golden State, is beloved by the progressives. Garcia is a former Utah “teacher of the year” and got her start in schools as a lunch lady in the cafeteria. Joe Biden has a conference call with, from left, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot; NAACP President and CEO Derrick Johnson; Eric Garner’s mother, Gwen Carr; Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo; and social justice advocate Jamira Burley during the convention. Many environmentalists strongly oppose her because of her support for the Keystone XL oil pipeline and because she voted to confirm President Donald Trump’s top two nominees at the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt and Andrew Wheeler. Why Meg Whitman Is Endorsing Joe Biden. She and Biden are said to have a warm relationship, though they disagreed over how to deal with tumult in places like Egypt and Libya when Biden was vice president. That will limit Biden’s choices and makes it less likely some left-wing choices would be confirmed. Former First Lady Michelle Obama addresses the convention. In 2016, he declined to endorse Hillary Clinton until Biden had made his own decision about running. The Biden transition team has been vetting potential candidates for months and will present the president-elect with potential choices in the coming days. John Kasich, who sought the Republican presidential nod in 2016, former Rep. Susan Molinari (R-N.Y.) and former eBay CEO Meg Whitman, a onetime California gubernatorial candidate and one Christ Christie’s finance chairs when he ran for president in 2016, are set to speak on Biden’s behalf Monday night. An early backer of Biden’s presidential campaign this year, he also has experience in the Clinton White House, on John Kerry’s presidential campaign and on the Obama-Biden transition team in 2008. Over the next few months, President-elect Joe Biden is expected to begin announcing nominations and appointments for roles in his Cabinet, White House, and in the federal government more broadly. lieutenant in U.S. Navy Reserve, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has long been loyal to Joe Biden and is expected to be rewarded accordingly. More eligible Californians voted in November’s election than any time since 1952. Former Disney chief and current Quibi head Jeffrey Katzenberg donated a whopping $617,800 during the second quarter, while his Quibi partner Meg Whitman forked over $500,000. But Inslee, who made climate change a focus of his short-lived Democratic presidential campaign, is currently running for reelection as governor in 2020. Though not necessarily a contender for Treasury secretary, Quibi CEO Meg Whitman could prove one of Biden’s more centrist Cabinet picks. But Biden is only likely to consider Democrats in Congress who represent solidly blue districts, as Gomez does. 4:13 PM, Aug. 21, 2020: However, Reed, of Rhode Island, would likely take the committee gavel if Democrats win control of the Senate, and may not want to pass that up. 4:13 PM, Aug. 21, 2020A previous version of this article misidentified Joe Lieberman as a U.S. representative. Facebook verwandelt sich in Medienplattform und Lebensarchiv. Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall, another Energy Department veteran, is also close to Biden and is considered a legitimate contender for the Cabinet job. Illinois Sen. Tammy Duckworth has more qualifications for the post -- she served as director of the Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs and as assistant secretary of Veterans Affairs during the Obama administration -- but would need to be persuaded to leave her Senate seat. For some of those positions, he's expected to turn to the business world. But he also faces a potential obstacle with Republicans likely to remain in control of the Senate: No Republicans voted to confirm him as Labor secretary in 2013, and it’s unlikely that his years leading the DNC have endeared him to the GOP. That goal is not always compatible with the push from the party's vocal left wing to nominate the most progressive Cabinet since Franklin D. Roosevelt. A number of women and people of color are also in the mix for the top job at Treasury, including Federal Reserve Governor Lael Brainard and TIAA CEO Roger Ferguson. Former HP CEO and Republican Meg Whitman – who split HP with mixed success – says Donald Trump can't run a business Vows to vote for Democrat Joe Biden instead - as will ex-HP chief Carly Fiorina. Former HPE chief exec and former Republican candidate for governor of California Meg Whitman has said she will support Joe Biden … The following names are based on dozens of conversations with Biden aides, his close allies, lobbyists and Hill staff. Pete Buttigieg doesn’t have the traditional qualifications that Sherman and many — although certainly not all — previous U.N. ambassadors have boasted, such as State Department experience or Council on Foreign Relations membership. (Becerra previously succeeded Harris as California attorney general in 2017 following Harris’ election to the Senate.) Both Buttigieg and Kander are likely candidates for a Biden administration job in part because their political prospects for statewide office in Indiana and Missouri are grim. Former New Jersey Governor Christine Todd Whitman and former Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman explain why they will vote for Joe Biden in the 2020 election. Gavin Newsom might also tap Becerra, a former congressman, to fill the Senate seat that Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will vacate in January. captain in the Army National Guard, California congressman; former state House member, Rep. Jimmy Gomez (D-Calif.) is often floated as a potential U.S. trade representative, a Cabinet-level position within the Executive Office of the President. Rep. Andy Levin (D-Mich.), a former union organizer who also has Labor Department experience, is high on the list of potential nominees, as is California Labor Secretary Julie Su. Supreme Court rejects Trump’s last-chance lawsuit to undo Biden’s election victory. Whitman, now the CEO of the short-fo… Terry McAuliffe, and now leads the Local Initiatives Support Corporation, a nonprofit that supports community development. She is a board member of Procter & Gamble and Dropbox. Visiting fellow at American University’s School of International Service; former Obama national security advisor; former U.N. ambassador, If Biden wins, the coronavirus pandemic and resulting economic devastation is likely to consume his early months. Journalists outside the Chase Center in Wilmington, Del., on Monday. Both of those factors have made Lily Eskelsen Garcia, an elementary school teacher and the immediate past president of the NEA, an early favorite for the position. She ultimately lost both her legs. Since then, Biden has been eagerly priming the Hollywood pump, attending virtual fundraisers in the hopes of charming wealthy celebrities and their employers. For some of those positions, he's expected to turn to the business world. Perez is “in the mix,” said Oscar Ramirez, a Democratic lobbyist who worked in the Obama administration and is active in Latino Democratic circles. Former California gubernatorial candidate and Quibi Chief Executive Officer Meg Whitman discusses her support for Democratic Presidential Nominee Joe Biden … Rival party appearances at political conventions are not uncommon and tend to be popular with the audience, who view them as a public affirmation that their side is indeed the correct one. Linda Darling-Hammond, a Stanford professor of education and president and CEO of the Learning Policy Institute, is also in the mix. CEO, WestExec Advisors; former under secretary of Defense for policy; co-founder, Center for a New American Security, Just about everybody you talk to says the Defense secretary post in a Biden administration is Michele Flournoy’s job to lose. Lujan Grisham, who ran New Mexico’s health agency before serving in the House of Representatives, currently co-chairs Biden’s transition team. Members of the Congressional Black Caucus, meanwhile, have been pushing Rep. 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