NYT Columnist Suggests AOC, Romney, Gore for Key Roles in Biden “Unity Cabinet”

In a new Op-Ed, NY Times columnist Thomas Friedman calls for a key roles for politicians including AOC, Mitt Romney, and Andrew Cuomo.

Among Friedman’s eye opening picks for Biden’s “National Unity Cabinet”

UN Ambassador – Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Secretary of State – Mitt Romney

Homeland Security Secretary – Andrew Cuomo

Vice President – Gretchen Whitmer

Health and Human Services Secretary – Bill Gates

EPA Administrator – Al Gore

From NY Times:

For vice president, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer of Michigan, former Health and Human Services Secretary Donna Shalala or Gov. Gina Raimondo of Rhode Island; for Treasury secretary, Mike Bloomberg; health and human services secretary, Bill Gates; secretary of oversight for the trillions of dollars in emergency coronavirus spending, to make sure it’s done fairly and productively, Elizabeth Warren.

Attorney general, Merrick Garland; homeland security secretary, Andrew Cuomo; secretary of state, Mitt Romney; defense secretary, Michèle Flournoy; labor secretary, Ro Khanna (who co-chaired Sanders’s campaign).

Secretary of national infrastructure rebuild, a new cabinet post, Walmart C.E.O. Doug McMillon; commerce secretary, former American Express C.E.O. Ken Chenault; O.M.B. director, Gov. Mike DeWine of Ohio; education secretary, Laurene Powell Jobs; U.N. ambassador, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.

HUD secretary, Ford Foundation chief Darren Walker; Interior secretary, Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham of New Mexico; energy secretary, Andy Karsner (a green Republican who led renewable energy for George W. Bush); E.P.A. administrator, Al Gore.