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On Thursday, the White House announced Karine Jean-Pierre will replace Jen Psaki as White House Press Secretary.
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“I am proud to announce that Karine Jean-Pierre will serve as the next White House Press Secretary,” the president said Thursday. “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.”
Biden added: “Jill and I have known and respected Karine a long time and she will be a strong voice speaking for me and this Administration.”
Jen Psaki is set to leave her role on May 13th. It’s not clear when she will begin her new role with MSNBC.