The US Senate voted on Friday to substantiate President Joe Biden’s Protection Secretary choose, retired Gen. Lloyd Austin, CNN stories.
Austin, who retired in 2016 and needed to be granted a waiver from a regulation requiring a Protection Secretary to attend seven years after active-duty service earlier than taking the job. The Home permitted the waiver Thursday afternoon, adopted by Senate approval of the measure.
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