Chinanews, December 1, comprehensive report, on November 30, local time, US President-elect Biden heard the Presidential Daily Briefing (PDB) for the first time, which means that the process of entering the White House has ushered in a new stage.
On the same day, Biden announced that he planned to nominate Janet Yellen as Secretary of the Treasury.
If the nomination is passed by the Senate, Yellen will become the first female Secretary of the Treasury in American history.
According to reports, Biden received the briefing in Wilmington, Delaware.
Vice President-elect Harris received a briefing in the security room of the Ministry of Commerce where the Biden transition team office is located.
On November 7, Joe Biden delivered a speech in Wilmington, Delaware.
US Democrat Joe Biden defeated Donald Trump and elected the new US President.
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The report pointed out that this document is a written summary of the high-level intelligence that the President of the United States receives every day to provide necessary help for the management of the country.
It is believed that the format and style of briefings received by successive US presidents are slightly different. It is expected that after Biden officially takes office, the Office of the Director of National Intelligence will also "customize his specific style of briefing."
It is reported that from now until the day of their official inauguration, both Biden and Harris will receive this presidential daily briefing for the current US President Trump.
Prior to this, Trump has refused to share the briefing with Biden.
Data map: US President-elect Biden.
On the same day, Biden also announced his plan to nominate Janet Yellen as Secretary of the Treasury.
A statement issued by Biden's transition team stated that if Yellen's nomination is passed, she will become the first female treasurer of the Treasury Department in 231 years.
Biden’s transition team also announced that other members of its economic team, including Wally Adeyemo, who served as a senior international economic adviser during the Obama era, will be nominated as Deputy Treasury Secretary; Nila, who served as an adviser to Obama Neera Tanden will be nominated as director of the White House Office of Management and Budget.
Economist Cecilia Rouse will be nominated as Chairman of the Economic Advisory Council; the other two long-term economic advisers Jared Bernstein and Heather Boushey have assisted Biden. ), will serve as a member of the Economic Advisory Committee.