U.S. Acting Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan will not move forward with his confirmation process after allegations of a 2010 domestic incident surfaced in a news report. USA Today first reported the incident, in which Shanahan and his ex-wife both claimed to the police that they had been punched by the other. The incident did not surface when President Donald Trump nominated Shanahan to be deputy defense secretary, or when he was selected to be the acting defense secretary this year. In a ...

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