Top White House Homeland Security Adviser Fran Townsend resigned today after four and a half years at her post.
Here's Fran Townsend's resignation letter (see below). Highlight is on second page:
"In 1937, the playwright Maxwell Anderson wrote of President George Washington: There are some men who lift the age they inhabit, til all men walk on higher ground in their lifetime."
"Mr. President, you are such man."
Read entire story on Fran Townsend's resignation letter here.