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President Joe Biden will reportedly name Cindy McCain to an ambassador position in his administration.
McCain, the widow of the late Sen. John McCain, is currentlyin anticipation of being named U.S. ambassador to the U.N. World Food Programme, a diplomatic mission based in Rome. The move to name a Republican ambassador comes after Biden did not pick a member of the opposing party to fill a position in his Cabinet, a practice Presidents Bill Clinton, George W. Bush, and Barack Obama adhered to.
McCain broke with the GOP byto defeat President Donald Trump, which may have helped Biden wrestle control of Arizona from Republican hands for the first time since Clinton won the state in 1996.
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"My husband John lived by a code: country first. We are Republicans, yes, but Americans foremost. There's only one candidate in this race who stands up for our values as a nation, and that is @JoeBiden," McCain said last year.
"Joe and I don't always agree on the issues, and I know he and John certainly had some passionate arguments, but he is a good and honest man," she added. "He will lead us with dignity."
Biden welcomed the news of McCain’s endorsement at the time, saying he was “honored” to have her “support and your friendship.”
"Cindy, I'm deeply honored to have your support and your friendship. This election is bigger than any one political party. It requires all of us to come together as one America to restore the soul of the nation," Biden said. "Together, we'll get it done."
wedding at first glance: Cindy talks about the rewalk planning
They celebrated their first wedding day on 8 July 2020 - and are still heavy in love today! Cindy (31) and Alex (45) occurred at the dome show " Wedding at first look " at its first meeting in front of the Traualtar. An unusual love experiment that seems to have actually worked in the couple! © instagram / cindy.hadeb Wedding at first sight To prove all skeptics that it says it with Alex serious , the 31-year-old even stabbed a tattoo! Cindy's thigh adorn the letters "Hadeb", the abbreviation f
McCain has worked to curb world hunger and human trafficking in her role as chairwoman of the McCain Institute board of trustees, overseeing work in Southeast Asia and Africa.
The Biden administration is expected to name all of his ambassadors at the same time instead of making individual ambassador announcements.
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Biden releases breakdown of what needs fixing for infrastructure plan .
Republicans slammed President Joe Biden's $2.7 trillion infrastructure plan as a 'dog's breakfast of slush funds' for Democrats as White House releases state-by-state breakdown of what needs fixing.Biden will host four GOP lawmakers - along with four Democratic ones - on Monday to discuss his massive infrastructure plan, which Republicans have criticized for containing more than traditional infrastructure projects.