Acting Sec. of Defense to step down, Trump to name Esper as replacement

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President Trump released a statement thanking Patrick Shanahan as he steps down from his position as acting Secretary of Defense.

‘Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan, who has done a wonderful job, has decided not to go forward with his confirmation process so that he can devote more time to his family.’ Trump teeeted.

Adding, ‘I thank Pat for his outstanding service and will be naming Secretary of the Army, Mark Esper, to be the new Acting Secretary of Defense. I know Mark, and have no doubt he will do a fantastic job!’

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