Biden Picks Michael Regan to Run U.S

Gina McCarthy

With eye on climate change, Biden filling environmental, interior posts

If confirmed by the Senate, New Mexico Rep. Deb Haaland would be the first Native American to lead the Interior Department, which has wielded influence over the nation's tribes for generations.

North Carolina official Michael Regan would be the first African American man to run the Environmental Protection Agency.

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden gestures to retired U.S. General Lloyd Austin speak after Biden announced Austin as his nominee to be defense secretary at his transition headquarters in Wilmington, Delaware, U.S., December 9, 2020.

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They are among the key officials, also including the secretaries of energy and transportation and the head of a new office leading domestic climate policy coordination at the White House, in Biden's bid to make USA policy greener after four years of Republican Donald Trump's presidency.

Regan led negotiations for the Cape Fear River cleanup.

"Zaidi brings the cross-sector and multi-disciplinary experience needed to deliver a whole-of-government response to the climate crisis", the press release said. Former two-term Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm is in line to be energy secretary.

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"During the Obama-Biden Administration, Zaidi served as Associate Director for Natural Resources, Energy, and Science for the Office of Management and Budget and as Deputy Director of Energy Policy for the Domestic Policy Council - helping to design and implement a wide range of domestic and worldwide policies".

Though Ms. McCarthy is a familiar face for environmentalists, some groups have criticized her for prioritizing climate change at the expense of other initiatives like cleaning up contaminated sites through the EPA's "Superfund" program.

But a fight over the EPA role also exposes a seismic rift within the Democrat's climate coalition while showing the fresh clout held by those demanding environmental justice and a new way forward. McCarthy was EPA administrator from 2013-17 during President Obama's second term.

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"Keep her out of places where she has more than one thing that she has to pay attention to", Ms. Gibbs said with a laugh.

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