• Here's what young voters want from Joe Biden and Kamala Harris in the next four years

    10 days ago - By CNBC

    College Voices 2020: Young voters were were key to getting Joe Biden and Kamala Harris elected. Here's what they want to see from them in the next four years.
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  • Black bankers push Biden administration to secure leadership roles for minorities

    10 days ago - By Fortune

    Black financial executives are pushing back against progressive Democrats' demand that President-elect Joe Biden's administration exclude anyone with corporate ties.
    They argue that shutting out finance-industry executives would unfairly disqualify experienced minority candidates from top jobs in the new government. The campaign is focused on senior White House staff posts, as well as the heads of agencies like the Treasury Department and the Securities and Exchange Commission.
    “All of these leadership positions play a critical role in the development of economic policy in an...
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  • Mnuchin denies he's trying to hinder incoming administration

    10 days ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin denied that he is attempting to limit the choices President-elect Joe Biden will have to promote an economic recovery by ending several emergency loan programs being run by the Federal Reserve.
    Mnuchin said his decision was based on the fact that the programs were not being heavily utilized. He said Friday that Congress could make better use of the money by re-allocating it in another direction to support grants to small businesses and extended unemployment assistance.
    “We're not trying to hinder anything,” Mnuchin said in a CNBC interview...
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  • Apple's new D&I head has a track record of making a measurable difference

    10 days ago - By Fortune

    Good morning, Broadsheet readers! Kamala Harris may be getting more briefings than Joe Biden right now, Nasdaq makes a $2.7 billion acquisition, and Apple gets a new head of diversity. Have a restful weekend.
    - Whye yes. Fortune ‘s own Michal Lev-Ram has the scoop on some interesting new hire news from Apple: the iPhone maker has named Barbara Whye, Intel's head of D&I, as its new vice president of inclusion and diversity.
    Whye-who is the first D&I leader we've named to Fortune ‘s Most Powerful Women list during my tenure-is a force in her field. She joined Intel in 1995 and has been...
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  • Republicans' Support For Fox News Plunged After Election Day, Poll Finds

    10 days ago - By Forbes

    Trump has ramped up his criticism of the network since it called Arizona for Biden-and as he considers a potential post-presidency media empire.
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  • How Joe Biden went from being a kid from Scranton to a six-term Senator, VP, and now the President-elect

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    Joe Biden has long straddled the line between presenting himself as an accomplished, career politician and a cool, down-to-earth dad.
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    President-elect Joe Biden turns 78 years old on Friday, November 20.
    Biden, who served as US senator from Delaware from 1973 to 2009 and then former President Obama's vice-president from 2009 to 2017, ran for president three times before winning the Democratic nomination.
    Born in Scranton, Pennsylvania, on November 20, 1942, to a used car salesman , Biden moved with his family to Mayfield, Delaware, when he was 13 years old and has...
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