The White House announced on Thursday that White House Principal Deputy Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre will replace outgoing Press Secretary Jen Psaki on May 13.
Psaki, who will reportedly be starting a new job on MSNBC after her departure, announced on April 1 that she would be resigning some time in the spring.
“I am proud to announce that Karine Jean-Pierre will serve as the next White House Press Secretary,” President Joe Biden said in a statement.
“Karine not only brings the experience, talent and integrity needed for this difficult job, but she will continue to lead the way in communicating about the work of the Biden-Harris Administration on behalf of the American people,” he added. “Jill and I have known and respected Karine a long time and