President Donald Trump thanked Rood for his service after many perceive his resignation as prompted by Trump's vendetta against those deemed disloyal.
The Pentagon's top policy official John Rood resigned at the request of President Donald Trump, according to a copy of his resignation letter obtained by CNN. Representative John Lewis of Georgia addressed the crowd at the Edmund Pettus Bridge in remembrance of the 55th anniversary of the bloody conflict that shaped the Civil Rights Movement decades ago. CBS News contributor Antjuan Seawright joins CBSN with more. Health officials have many suggestions on how to help stop the spread of the coronavirus. And almost all of those were broken during President Trump's press conference today. The UK is banning people from leaving their homes apart from for a few "very limited" reasons, Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced, as he imposed the most stringent restrictions seen in Britain since the end of World War II.