The nominations signal a White House move toward reasserting control of the U.S. Postal Service even as Postmaster General Louis DeJoy told Congress he would press forward with plans to raise prices and slow the mail.
Lindsey Boylan said in an online post that New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo “would go out of his way to touch me on my lower back, arms and legs.” A spokeswoman for the governor reiterated Wednesday that Boylan’s “claims of inappropriate behavior are quite simply false.”
Officials did not say how many diplo-doses would be donated or name the recipient countries. Israeli media, citing diplomatic sources, said they included Honduras and Guatemala, which have opened embassies in Jerusalem.
More than 50 students at Laurel Ridge Elementary School petitioned Gov. Ralph Northam (D) for a marker to honor Barbara Johns, who led a student strike for equal education that eventually became part of a landmark Supreme Court case.
The directive comes as U.S. automakers are grappling with a severe shortage of semiconductors, essential ingredients in the high-tech entertainment and navigation systems that fill modern passenger vehicles.