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President-elect Joe Biden announces key Department of Justice nominations

Joe Biden
Merrick Garland
Posted at 3:46 AM, Jan 07, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-07 06:49:19-05

President-elect Joe Biden announced key nominations on Thursday for the Department of Justice.

He nominated Judge Merrick Garland for Attorney General, Lisa Monaco for Deputy Attorney General, Vanita Gupta for Associate Attorney General, and Kristen Clarke for Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division.