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Senator: White House told her, “You don’t really need any other Asians in the Cabinet”

Senator Tammy Duckworth, who has been pushing for President Biden to appoint more Asian Americans to Cabinet, said the White House told her she had Kamala Harris as vice president and that’s enough Asians, thank you very much.

Well, that’s what happens when you are running a quota system for senior advisers. Beyond the failure to choose people based mainly on the content of the character, you start to sound like you’re just checking boxes.