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Biden nominates Rep. Deb Haaland as Interior Secretary, first Native American to be considered for this position
Biden nominates Rep. Deb Haaland as Interior Secretary, first Native American to be considered for this position
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Rep. Deb Haaland (D-N.M.) has been nominated to lead President-elect Joe Biden's Interior Department, and if confirmed by Senate, will be the first Native American to lead a cabinet-level agency.