Biden is expected to begin filling out his cabinet this week and could announce Blinken for the position as soon as Tuesday.
Secretary of State
A federal judge has ordered Hillary Clinton to sit for a sworn deposition regarding her use of a private email account while serving as secretary of state.
Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has withdrawn from the confirmation process for a permanent position.
But the Democratic party is recklessly trying to capsize the nomination, without giving second thought to the potential consequences of its actions.