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Biden's defense nominee courts Democrats amid concerns over waiver to lead the Pentagon

Published on: Mon, 14 Dec 2020 20:36:36 UTC
News Agency: CNN
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President-elect Joe Biden's team is ramping up its lobbying to win over Democratic support for a waiver that would allow Lloyd Austin to serve as the defense secretary amid concerns from the incoming President's own party about allowing another recently retired general to assume the top civilian post at the Pentagon.

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