Napolitano Will Stay On

She'll remain Homeland Security secretary, official says
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Jan 14, 2013 1:31 PM CST
Napolitano Will Stay On
In this Oct. 31, 2012 file photo, President Obama, accompanied by members of his Cabinet, speaks at the Federal Emergency Management Agency Headquarters in Washington to discuss Superstorm Sandy.   (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

It may not be a "binder full," but President Obama's second-term Cabinet will include at least one woman: Janet Napolitano will remain Secretary of Homeland Security, a White House official confirms to the Washington Post. She had been widely expected to stay in her post. The Post adds that the former Arizona governor may play a big part in immigration reform, which Obama plans to tackle soon. (Read more Department of Homeland Security stories.)

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