Trump Cabinet down to three women amid administration turnover

President TrumpDonald John TrumpRussia's election interference is a problem for the GOP Pence to pitch trade deal during trip to Michigan: report Iran oil minister: US made 'bad mistake' in ending sanctions waivers MORE's Cabinet is down to three women in sitting positions.

CNN reported Monday that women represent 13 percent of Trump's Cabinet-level officials, lower than the administrations of former Presidents Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaTrump's regulatory rollback boosts odds of a financial crisis Five town hall takeaways: Warren shines, Sanders gives ammo to critics Ex-Obama CIA official makes 'Game of Thrones' cameo MORE and George W. Bush.

Trump announced on Sunday that Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen NielsenKirstjen Michele NielsenTrump moves to crack down on visa overstays Overnight Energy: Mueller report reveals Russian efforts to sow division over coal jobs | NYC passes sweeping climate bill likened to 'Green New Deal' | EPA official says agency may ban asbestos | Energy Dept. denies Perry planning exit The Hill's 12:30 Report: Inside the Mueller report MORE is leaving his administration, just a few weeks after Small Business Administrator Linda McMahonLinda Marie McMahonFormer White House aide who mocked McCain joins pro-Trump super PAC Trump Cabinet down to three women amid administration turnover The Hill's Morning Report - Trump cleaning house on border security MORE announced she would exit. United Nations Ambassador Nikki HaleyNimrata (Nikki) HaleyPollster says Trump unlikely to face 'significant' primary challenge Trump blocked renomination of Obama-era UN racism official, won't pick a replacement: report Trump says he considered nominating Ivanka to lead World Bank MORE also resigned in October.

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That leaves three women in Cabinet positions: Transportation Secretary Elaine ChaoElaine Lan ChaoWhy an independent panel must investigate Boeing crashes 'Distractor in Chief' has made room for unprecedented regulatory reform Trump Cabinet down to three women amid administration turnover MORE, CIA Director Gina Haspel and Education Secretary Betsy DeVosElizabeth (Betsy) Dee DeVosTrump's regulatory rollback boosts odds of a financial crisis The Hill's Morning Report - Dem candidates sell policy as smart politics Klobuchar: DeVos 'shouldn't be in her job' MORE.

DeVos and Chao have served in their current capacities since the start of Trump's term.

The Trump administration regularly undergoes staff turnover. Nielsen is the 15th member of Trump’s Cabinet to step down from a job, according to USA Today. Multiple positions are currently being filled by acting or interim directors, now including the Department of Homeland Security. 

Trump has women in other prominent roles in his administration. Sarah Huckabee Sanders and Kellyanne ConwayKellyanne Elizabeth ConwayGeorge Conway: Case for Trump's impeachment better than Nixon's Trump hosts annual White House Egg Roll with record 74,000 eggs The Hill's 12:30 Report: Trump team fights back over Dem subpoena MORE have been high-profile members of Trump's staff since before he entered the White House. Sanders currently serves as White House press secretary, and Conway is counselor to the president.

Additionally, the president's daughter Ivanka TrumpIvana (Ivanka) Marie TrumpA Trump visit to Africa is important — and carries some urgency On The Money: Cain 'very committed' to Fed bid despite opposition | Pelosi warns no US-UK trade deal if Brexit harms Irish peace | Ivanka Trump says she turned down World Bank job Ivanka Trump says she turned down World Bank job MORE plays a leading role in the Trump administration. Her duties include leading the White House global women's empowerment initiative.