Elaine Chao named secretary of transportation, according to transition official

Posted at 8:55 AM, Nov 29, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-29 11:55:04-05

According to the Associated Press, Elaine Chao has been named President-elect Donald Trump's secretary of transportation.

Chao is the former secretary of labor and the wife of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.