The acting secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security is exiting, President Donald Trump tweeted Friday evening.

“Kevin McAleenan has done an outstanding job as Acting Secretary of Homeland Security,” Trump said on Twitter. “We have worked well together with Border Crossings being way down. Kevin now, after many years in Government, wants to spend more time with his family and go to the private sector….”


…Congratulations Kevin, on a job well done!” Trump tweeted. “I will be announcing the new Acting Secretary next week. Many wonderful candidates!”

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