The Senate Finance Committee is holding a hearing to consider former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley (D) to be the new Social Security administrator.
The hearing is slated to begin at 10 a.m. Biden announced his intention to nominate O’Malley for the position on July 26, arguing that the former governor would defend Social Security.
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FILE — Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley stands onstage following an inauguration ceremony for Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh inside the War Memorial Building in Baltimore, Dec. 6, 2016. President Joe Biden has nominated O’Malley to lead the Social Security Administration. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
“Governor O’Malley is a lifelong public servant who has spent his career making government more accessible and transparent, while keeping the American people at the heart of his work,” Biden said in a …