Transcript for ABC's Rachel Scott reports on the latest Biden transition news
I'm pleased to announce donations and staff for. Critical foreign policy matters could positions in my administration that's attain that reflects the fact that America is back. Ready to read the world. Not retreat from it will also re imagine American foreign policy NASA security for the next generation. No tell me what I needed no. Not what I want to do. Joseph Biden announcing his national security team last week as the presidential transition speeds up. This week Biden is expected to begin receiving the classified presidential daily briefing. And announce his economic team which will face the difficult task of turning around. And economy battered by the corona virus our White House correspondent Rachel Scott has been tracking all of that and joins us now and Rachel this week will be a big one in the transition. Martha Joseph Biden speaking to reporters tub buckle up and prepare for a very busy December it took three weeks. But this team is now in contact with every single federal agency an operation warp speed up plans to distribute a corona virus vaccine and the president elect. Is wasting no time he is now preparing to roll out members of his economic team I'm told at that announcement could come as early as Tuesday. And sources tell lusty plants attacked Janet Allen to serve as secretary treachery if confirmed she would be the first woman to hold that job. And you wouldn't think a monumental task of not only trying to rebuild the nation's economy. But also would likely planned a pivotal role and those stalled corona virus negotiations there on capitol help unemployment benefits. Protections on student loan payments and rent payments are set to expire at the end of the year. Congress has left Washington without reaching a deal meanwhile millions of Americans are hanging in limp out. They sure are Rachel and as we said one of the first things the president elect did was pick his national security team also Lou you're names from the Obama administration. But Biden clearly making national security a priority. He is it mark I was in little room for about it that and everything about it that's hone the message to the world out. All of it amounted to a very sharp rebuke a president trump Tony Lincoln who is up for secretary of state. To a sharp contrast the president comes America first policies saying. But he's ready to rebuild our relationships with our allies and then you have apple Haynes and could be the first woman. To lead the intelligence community she could servant role that was politicized under president trumpeted her remarks. She made it very clear that she will be speaking truth to power and of course just the sheer make up of this administration. We'll look dramatically different from president trumps administration Joseph Biden. Has promised have a diverse cabinet that reflects that diversity of Amir come back and so far he's doing that thanks so much Rachel.
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