Aamer Madhani and Zeke Miller

Government, Business

Joe Biden Weighs Rahm Emanuel for Transportation Secretary

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel waves as he arrives at a news conference in April 2019. Rahm Emanuel arrives at a news conference as mayor of Chicago in April 2019. (Kiichiro Sato/Associated Press)

President-elect Joe Biden is considering former Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, a substantial and somewhat divisive figure in Democratic Party politics, to serve as his transportation secretary.

December 1, 2020