Biden picks Buttigieg to lead transportation—drawing the ire of the progressive left

On Tuesday, it emerged that President-elect Joe Biden will nominate Pete Buttigieg—the former mayor of South Bend, Ind., and Biden’s former rival for the Democratic presidential nomination—to serve as transportation secretary in his administration. As one of the fastest-rising young stars in the Democratic Party, the 38-year-old was widely tipped for a role in the […]