Karine Jean-Pierre to Be Next White House Press Secretary

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WASHINGTON– President Joe Biden on Thursday called Karine Jean-Pierre to be the next White House press secretary, with incumbent Jen Psaki set to leave the function next week.

Biden is likewise reviving long time Democratic strategist Anita Dunn as his senior advisor. She had actually served in the Biden White House in 2015 for numerous months after Biden was sworn into workplace.

” Karine not just brings the experience, skill and stability required for this challenging task, however she will continue to blaze a trail in interacting about the work of the Biden-Harris Administration on behalf of the American individuals,” Biden stated in a declaration applauding Jean-Pierre, who has actually functioned as Biden’s primary deputy press secretary given that Inauguration Day.

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Psaki, who leaves the White House on May 13, applauded her follower, keeping in mind the significance of the history-making visit.

” She will be the very first black lady and the very first freely LGBTQ+ individual to act as the White House Press Secretary,” Psaki stated. “Representation matters and she will offer a voice to numerous, however likewise make numerous dream huge about what is really possible.”

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