On Feb. 4, 2017 Vincent Viola withdrew his name from consideration as Trump's nominee for United States Secretary of the Army.
|2016.08.11||A police report is filed against Vincent Viola after he assaults an employee at a racetrack. nytimes.com|
|2016.12.19||Trump nominates billionaire Florida Panthers owner as Army Secretary. talkingpointsmemo.com (See also Presidential Transition)|
|2017.02.03||Vincent Viola, billionaire Wall Street trader and President Trump’s nominee for secretary of the Army, abruptly withdrew his name for the post on Friday night after concluding it would be too difficult to untangle himself from his business ties. mobile.nytimes.com (See also First 100 Days)|