Rodney E. Slater facts for kids
Rodney Earl Slater
|13th United States Secretary of Transportation|
February 14, 1997 – January 20, 2001
|Preceded by||Federico Peña|
|Succeeded by||Norman Mineta|
|Born||February 23, 1955
|Alma mater||Eastern Michigan University
University of Arkansas
In 1997, Slater was appointed to be the Secretary of Transportation. He was the second African American to hold that post.
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Rodney Slater on Air Force One with President Clinton in 1999.
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