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LaHood to step down after Obama’s term

Posted on October 17, 2011

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood’s top spokeswoman told the AP that he will leave the Obama administration. He has not given a reason for his decision.

LaHood served as a top aide to former House Minority Leader Bob Michel, R-Ill., and as an Illinois Republican congressman for 14 years until retiring in 2008. For the full story, click here.

LaHood told CNN that he is looking into opportunities in the private sector. For the full story, click here.

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