Biden Taps Ron Klain To Be His Chief Of Staff. Klain Downplayed Pandemic At Times Early On

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On Wednesday, Joe Biden tapped former Obama administration official Ron Klain, a longtime political operative, to be his chief of staff. The move sparked immediate backlash as critics said that Klain had downplayed the coronavirus pandemic early on. “Klain was most recently a Senior Advisor to the Biden for President campaign and has previously served the president-elect in a number of roles including as his Chief of Staff when he became Vice President,” a press release from the Biden campaign said. “Klain is also known for his role as the White House Ebola Response Coordinator at the height of that public health crisis.”