Here’s for what you need to know before your iced coffee gets warm, the July 19, 2017 edition of the tipsheet.
President Elect Donald Trump has named former George W. Bush Secretary of Labor, Elaine Chao to be his Secretary of Transportation. Chao, who is married to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, was the first Asian-American woman, and first Taiwanese American, to hold a cabinet-level position. With regard to her appointment to be Trump’s Secretary of Transportation, Chao held the Deputy position in Transportation during the George H.W. Bush Administration.