Commerce Secretary resigns

Associated Press
FILE-This March 29, 2012 file photo shows U.S. Commerce Secretary John Bryson during a session organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in Mumbai, India. Police are investigating two traffic collisions allegedly caused Bryson that left him injured, authorities said Monday June 11, 2012. One of the crashes was under investigation as a felony hit and run, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's department and the San Gabriel Police Department said.  (AP Photo/Rajanish Kakade,File)

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Commerce Secretary John Bryson, already on medical leave, formally resigned his post June 21. Bryson had stepped aside for medical reasons earlier in June after allegedly being involved in a pair of hit-and-run car crashes in southern California and suffering a seizure.

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