Biden expected to announce Tony Blinken as secretary of state

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For top American diplomat, multiple sources telling CBS News. It is a longtime aide that Joe Biden knows well. Tony Blinken, CBS News State Department reporter, Christine Overfeeding Lincoln was the common denominator on everyone's list of top potential picks for the nation's chief diplomat. Former deputy secretary Under Hillary Clinton and Joe Biden's foreign policy adviser. The choice is likely to bring a sigh of relief to the beleaguered diplomatic corps and America's allies. Blinken is a fan of multilateralism and treaties and once even appeared in a video with Grover from Sesame Street, explaining the importance of the U. N. Where Mr Biden reportedly plans to appoint another veteran diplomat from the Obama administration. Linda Thomas Greenfield being time despite

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