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Karine Jean-Pierre Becomes First LGBTQ and First Black Person to Be White House Press Secretary

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President Joe Biden has appointed Karine Jean-Pierre to be the White House Press Secretary.

The historic move makes Jean-Pierre the first Black person and first out LGBTQ person to be the top administration spokesperson.

In a time when the civil rights of women, people of color, and LGBTQ people are being dismantled by the right Biden’s move sends a strong signal to not only the nation but the world that protecting civil rights and positioning exceptionally talented people for the world to see is among his top priorities. “Karine not only brings the experience, talent and integrity needed for this difficult job, but she will continue to lead the way in communicating about the work of the Biden-Harris Administration on behalf of the American people,” President Biden said in a statement Thursday afternoon. “Jill and I have known and respected Karine a long time and she will be a strong voice speaking for me and this Administration.” Jean-Pierre, currently the Principal Deputy Press Secretary and Deputy Assistant to the President will officially become Press Secretary and Assistant to the President May 13, when Jen Psaki will officially step down.

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