Latest news on Biden’s cabinet picks

The Biden/Harris administration continues to nominate additional key picks for their cabinet. President-elect Joe Biden has said he wants his administration to reflect America’s racial and ethnic diversity.

Secretary of State: Antony Blinken, former national security advisor

Treasure Secretary: Janet Yellen, former Federal Reserve chair

Defense Secretary: Lloyd Austin, former U.S. Army general

Agriculture Secretary: Tom Vilsack, former agriculture secretary

Health and Human Services Secretary: Xavier Becerra, California attorney general 

Housing and Urban Development Secretary: Representative Marcia Fudge from Ohio

Veterans Affairs Secretary, Denis McDonough, former White House chief of staff

Homeland Security Secretary: Alejandro Mayorkas, former DHS deputy secretary

White House Chief of Staff: Ron Klain, former VP chief of staff

Director of National Intelligence: Avril Haine, former deputy CIA director

Office of Management and Budget Director: Neera Tanden, Center for American Progress

U.S. Trade Representative: Katherine Tai, House committee counsel

United Nations Ambassador: Linda Thomas-Greenfield, former ambassador