Reema Dodin, 2006 graduate of the U of I College of Law, has been named Deputy Director of the White House Office of Legislative Affairs. From her biography:

Reema Dodin currently serves as a volunteer on the Biden-Harris Transition Team leading legislative engagement for the confirmations process. She also serves as  Deputy Chief of Staff and Floor Director to the Senate Democratic Whip, Senator Richard Durbin (D-IL).

She's the second person with U of I ties to be a part of the Biden team, as Assistant Professor Jonathan Coppess was named to the USDA transition team last week.

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