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Samuel Knox Skinner
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10th United States Secretary of Transportation
In office
February 6, 1989 – December 15, 1991
President George H. W. Bush
Preceded by James H. Burnley IV
Succeeded by Andrew Card
15th White House Chief of Staff
In office
December 16, 1991 – August 23, 1992
President George H. W. Bush
Preceded by John H. Sununu
Succeeded by James Baker
Personal details
Born June 10, 1938 (1938-06-10) (age 81)
Chicago, Illinois
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Susan Ann Thomas Skinner
Children Thomas V. Skinner
Jane Skinner
Steven K. Skinner
Samuel J. Skinner
William C. Skinner
Alma mater University of Illinois
DePaul University
Occupation Lawyer, public official, businessman
Military service
Branch/service United States Army
Years of service 1960-1961
Rank Lieutenant

Samuel Knox Skinner (born June 10, 1938) is an American politician, lawyer and businessman. Skinner served as U.S. Secretary of Transportation and White House Chief of Staff under President George H. W. Bush.


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