SIU Applauds Choice of Elaine Chao for DOT

The Seafarers International Union has warmly welcomed the news that President-Elect Donald Trump has named Elaine L. Chao to be the next United States Secretary of Transportation.

Chao, who most recently served as Secretary of Labor under President George W. Bush, is also a former Deputy Administrator of DOT’s Maritime Administration, former Chair of the Federal Maritime Commission and served as Deputy Secretary of DOT during the George H.W. Bush administration.  READ MORE.