Biden’s top cabinet nominees promise break from Trump worldview

United States President-elect Joe Biden’s nominees to lead the State and Defense departments told Congress on Tuesday they would seek to reassert the nation’s leadership in world affairs and reverse the Trump administration’s policies. Anthony Blinken, who has been nominated to be

Republicans push back on Biden nominees, signalling fights ahead

President-elect Joe Biden’s Cabinet picks are quickly running into the political reality of a narrowly controlled Senate that will leave the new Democratic administration dependent on rival Republicans to get anything done. Under leader Mitch McConnell, the Republican senators will hold great sway in