Joe Biden announced the name of his cabinet head on Monday. Antony Blinken, a longtime foreign policy advisor, has been named Secretary of State. Diplomat John Kerry has been chosen as his special climate envoy. Biden has nominated Cuban-born lawyer Alejandro Mayorkas for the Secretary of Homeland Security. Avril Haines has been appointed Director of National Intelligence. Biden said in a statement that we no longer have time to lose on the issue of national security and foreign policy. In his statement, Biden said that all these people are equally experienced and imaginative.
Significantly, Indian-American Mala Adiga has been appointed as the policy director of Jill Biden. Jill Biden is the wife of America’s newly elected President Joe Biden. Jill will take charge of the country’s first woman after Joe Biden is sworn in as president on January 20.