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Shanahan pulls out of Pentagon job as domestic violence reports emerge

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 02:23

Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Tuesday he had withdrawn from consideration to head the U.S. military as reports of domestic violence in his family surfaced, stoking uncertainty about the leadership of the Pentagon as tensions with Iran rise. Chris Dignam has more.

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Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Tuesday he had withdrawn from consideration to head the U.S. military as reports of domestic violence in his family surfaced, stoking uncertainty about the leadership of the Pentagon as tensions with Iran rise. Chris Dignam has more.

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Shanahan pulls out of Pentagon job as domestic violence reports emerge

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 02:23