US President-elect Joe Biden is expected to select a woman to head the Pentagon

Nov 15, 2020 10:11 | Poltics

US President-elect Joe Biden is expected to take a historic step and select a woman to head the Pentagon for the first time,* shattering one of the few remaining barriers to women in the department and the presidential Cabinet. *Michele Flournoy* , a politically moderate Pentagon veteran, is regarded by US officials and political insiders as a top choice for the position.