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Progressives' bete noire Neera Tanden named White House staff secretary to chorus of raised eyebrows

Posted On: Dec 4, 2021   |   Posted By: RT

Progressives' bete noire Neera Tanden named White House staff secretary to chorus of raised eyebrows

Former Hillary Clinton adviser Neera Tanden, a controversial figure loathed by many progressive Democrats, has been promoted to White House staff secretary, finally securing a job in President Joe Biden's inner circle.
Tanden succeeded in attaining a senior White House position after Biden's attempt to appoint her as director of the Office of Management and Budget ran aground on her history of controversial social media posts.
Tanden was promoted on Friday, according to a White House official who spoke to the Washington Post, confirming that the White House chief of staff, Ron Klain, made the announcement during a morning staff call.
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