Apr 10, 2019 - Politics & Policy

The dwindling diversity in Trump's Cabinet

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The seven officials in top "acting" roles in President Trump's administration are all white males, with an age range of 43 to 59.

The bottom line: Half the women are gone from Trump's Cabinet, leaving (with vacancies) 13% of Cabinet-level roles held by women, per CNN. Kirstjen Nielsen announced her resignation from the Department of Homeland Security on Sunday and the department's acting deputy secretary, Claire Grady, did the same on Tuesday.

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