Joe Biden Set To Tap Tom Vilsack As Agriculture Secretary Despite Black Leaders’ Concerns

President-elect Joe Biden is reportedly set to choose Tom Vilsack as the next secretary of agriculture, allowing his longtime friend to return to the same job he held for all eight years of President Barack Obama’s administration.  Vilsack’s nomination comes with deep reservations from some Biden allies in the civil rights community […]

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