Ray LaHood Leaving Department of Transportation


Transport Topics - January 29, 2013

Trans­porta­tion Sec­re­tary Ray LaHood con­firmed that he will leave the Obama admin­is­tra­tion after lead­ing the Depart­ment of Trans­porta­tion for just over four years. Last week, it appeared he would be stay­ing on in his job. “I plan to stay on until my suc­ces­sor is con­firmed to ensure a smooth tran­si­tion for the depart­ment and all the impor­tant work we still have to do,” he said.