File photo of President Barack Obama. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Obama To Tap Charlotte Mayor To Run Transportation

President Barack Obama is nominating Charlotte, N.C., Mayor Anthony Foxx, a rising star in Democratic politics, to run the Transportation Department, a White House official said.


File photo of the Mayor of Charlotte, Anthony R. Foxx. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

WH: Anthony Foxx In Line For Transportation Post

President Barack Obama on Monday will nominate Charlotte, N.C., Mayor Anthony Foxx as his new transportation secretary, a White House official said Sunday.