President Donald Trump praised the work of the acting Secretary of homeland security.
Acting Secretary of homeland security Kevin McAleenan resigned. President Donald Trump wrote in “Twitter.”
The President praised McAleenan’s work and indicated that he left the civil service to spend more time with his family.
Trump said he will name a nominee for Secretary of homeland security next week, and that he has “many excellent candidates.”
Trump has not officially nominated McAleenan for Secretary. He was the fourth head of the Department of homeland security in Trump’s presidency.