President-elect Joe Biden said he has settled on a choice for Treasury secretary and suggested that the person would be a crowd-pleasing pick among both centrist and liberal wings of the Democratic Party.
“You’ll soon hear my choice for Treasury. I’ve made that decision – we’ve made that decision,” Biden said in a press conference on Thursday, turning to recognize vice president-elect Kamala Harris.
The pick, Biden teased, will be revealed “either just before or just after Thanksgiving.”
Who will run the Treasury is a top issue of contention among Democrats, and