US President-elect Joe Biden nominated https://edition.cnn.com/2020/12/15/politics/pete -buttigieg-transportation-secretary / index.html for the post of Minister of Transport in his administration. This is stated on the president’s website.
It is clarified that Buttidzic was Biden’s rival in the US Democratic campaign. In March, he dropped out of the election race and officially endorsed Biden’s candidacy for the US presidency.
This is the first time in US history that a president-elect has appointed a former rival to his administration. If approved by the Senate, Buttidzic will also become the first ever openly gay minister. Indiana