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US State Department's senior management team resigns

This is part of an ongoing mass exodus of senior foreign service officers who don't want to stick around for the Trump era
Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 05:50

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Above: The State Department building. Ambassador Richard Boucher said while there's always a lot of turnover around the time a new administration takes office, traditionally senior officials work with the new team to see who should stay on in their roles and what other jobs might be available. But that's not what happened this time.

Washington

SECRETARY of State Rex Tillerson's job running the State Department just got considerably more difficult. The entire senior level of management officials resigned on Wednesday, part of an ongoing mass exodus of senior foreign service officers who don't want to stick around for

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