Biden says he’s decided on Treasury nominee and will announce around Thanksgiving

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President-elect Joe Biden on Thursday said he’s made a decision on who he’ll nominate as Treasury secretary, and that he’ll announce the name before or after Thanksgiving. Possible picks include Fed Gov. Lael Brainard and Sen. Elizabeth Warren, the Massachusetts Democrat. Sarah Bloom Raskin, a former Fed governor, is another candidate in the mix, as, reportedly, is Janet Yellen, the former head of the Federal Reserve. Biden said the person would be accepted by “all elements” of the Democratic Party.
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