Trump's Transportation Secretary Pick Elaine Chao: 5 Things You Should Know

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(Photo: REUTERS/John Sommers II)U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) waves to supporters with his wife, former United States Secretary of Labor Elaine Chao, at his midterm election night rally in Louisville, Kentucky, November 4, 2014.

President-elect Donald Trump has picked 63-year-old Elaine Chao to be his nominee for secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation.

The former secretary of labor under President George W. Bush, here in no particular order are five interesting things about Chao.

Other Trump cabinet picks include Sen. Jeff Sessions for attorney general, Rep. Tom Price for HHS secretary, Betsy DeVos for education secretary and Steven Mnuchin for treasury secretary.

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