Tamara O'Neal was one of the many Black women who are victims of intimate partner violence.
A study conducted by the Centers of Disease Control (CDC) found that intimate partners killed more than half of all female murder victims. Black women were found to die at a partner's hands more often than women of any other race; approximately 4.4 out of every 100,000 Black women are killed by their partners.
Dr. Tamara O'Neal broke off her engagement with Juan Lopez in September. On Monday, he killed her.
"Rob Porter is a man of true integrity and honor and I can't say enough good things about him," said White House Chief of Staff John Kelly.
Rob Porter, a top aide to White House Chief of Staff John Kelly responsible for the paper flow to President Trump's desk, announced Wednesday that he would resign following accusations of domestic abuse from two former wives.