Joe Biden is expected to receive the protection of the Secret Service by a new team he is familiar with and replace some agents because they fear they may be politically aligned with Donald Trump.
According to the “Washington Post” report on Thursday, Biden’s security details will change with the replacement of guards and the upcoming guards of the White House.
Several “senior” Secret Services are preparing to return to the protection team of the president-elect and Biden knows that these medicines are good because they guard him and his family when he served as the vice president. According to the article, echoed in the CNN report, quoted Information from law enforcement agencies.
During redistribution and promotional activities, a transition period between the presidential administrations is common, to increase the president-elect and his security team, who closely shadow the commander-in-chief, including comfort between private moments and sensitive discussions And trust.
Although personnel changes are typical, several incidents have reportedly made Biden’s allies more concerned that certain agents and officers may be loyal to Trump.
According to reports, certain members of the President’s details urged their colleagues not to wear masks during the trip. Although the federal government gave official guidance on Covid-19, Trump himself wore a mask and held it for several months. Was dressed in public.
The move described as “unprecedented” is that the Secret Service allowed former detail leader Anthony Onato to temporarily leave his post and become the deputy director of the White House Office.
Ornato was one of the coordinators of the June photography campaign, and Trump marched through Lafayette Square in Washington, DC to stand on the bible – after peaceful protesters were ordered to drive from the area by the federal government. After leaving the area, it caused an uproar among the political circles and the public..
Even when Covid-19 was hit hard in the United States and people discouraged or banned gatherings, Ornato helped plan many Trump campaign rallies. In addition to members of the public, many members of the Secret Service have contracted the coronavirus or been exposed.
The Secret Service declined to discuss these reports. Since running for the Democratic nomination in March, Biden has mastered the security details.
CNN said that although the former vice president obtained security details six months after leaving the office, he formally requested protection of the Secret Service before the protesters caught up to the stage.