Denouncing Trump supporters, Elaine Chao resigns

(ABC News) WASHINGTON — Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao tweeted Thursday that she is resigning. She’s the first Cabinet member to leave in wake of President Donald Trump’s response to a mob of his supporters breaching the US Capitol.

“It has been the honor of a lifetime to serve the U.S. Department of Transportation,” she tweeted on Thursday.

In a statement to the agency she led, Chao wrote that she was “deeply troubled” by the events at the Capitol building.


About Abra K'Dabra 16 Articles
"No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted." --Aesop