Councilmember Alicka Ampry-Samuel tapped by Biden to head HUD regional office

Councilmember Alicka Ampry-Samuel will join President Joe Biden’s administration after the commander in chief tapped the Brooklyn legislator to lead the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s New York and New Jersey regional office, the Daily News reports

The post had previously been held by the likes of Mayor Bill de Blasio, and most recently, Trump-appointee Lynne Patton.

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