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Why Joe Biden’s Potential Pick for Transportation Secretary is so Controversial

The president-elect is reportedly considering Rahm Emanuel, the former Chicago mayor and Illinois representative, for transportation secretary. Read about Emanuel's legacy in Chicago and Washington, D.C., and see how progressives are responding to the floated nomination.

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    Joe Biden weighs Rahm Emanuel for transportation secretary

    Joe Biden weighs Rahm Emanuel for transportation secretary

    CHICAGO (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden is considering former Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, a substantial and somewhat divisive figure in Democratic Party politics, to serve as his transportation secretary. Biden’s selection of his nominee to lead the Transportation Department is not believed to be …

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