• Biden hit with first Cabinet defeat as White House withdraws Neera Tanden nomination for budget chief

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Neera Tanden.
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    Biden's pick to head the White House budget office withdrew on Tuesday.
    Sen. Joe Manchin came out in opposition to her nomination, jeopardizing her path forward in an evenly divided Senate.
    Tanden sparked controversy because of her heated attacks on Republicans - and some on the left, too.
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    President Joe Biden was hit with his first cabinet defeat on Tuesday as his pick to oversee the White House budget office withdrew from consideration after generating resistance from a key...
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