Joe Biden picks Erika Moritsugu as liaison to Asian community amid rise in racist violence

//Joe Biden picks Erika Moritsugu as liaison to Asian community amid rise in racist violence

Joe Biden picks Erika Moritsugu as liaison to Asian community amid rise in racist violence

US President Joe Biden has picked a former Democratic congressional staff member to serve as a liaison to the Asian-American and Pacific Islander community, according to a person familiar with the matter, following an increase in attacks in the US on people of Asian descent.Biden selected Erika Moritsugu to fill the role created after Asian-American lawmakers raised concern about a lack of representation in senior positions in the administration.“The White House will add a senior level Asian…

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