US Senator Tammy Duckworth speaks during a hearing on Capitol Hill in May 2020. Photo: AP US Senator Tammy Duckworth speaks during a hearing on Capitol Hill in May 2020. Photo: AP
US Senator Tammy Duckworth speaks during a hearing on Capitol Hill in May 2020. Photo: AP
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Senator Tammy Duckworth vows to oppose Biden nominees over lack of Asian-American representation

  • The lawmaker, the first Thai-American woman in Congress, said a call between Senate Democrats and the president’s aides was the ‘trigger’ for her hold-up plans
  • Biden has been criticised for the lack of Asian-American representation on his Cabinet

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US Senator Tammy Duckworth speaks during a hearing on Capitol Hill in May 2020. Photo: AP US Senator Tammy Duckworth speaks during a hearing on Capitol Hill in May 2020. Photo: AP
US Senator Tammy Duckworth speaks during a hearing on Capitol Hill in May 2020. Photo: AP
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