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By Alyssa Newcomb

President-elect Donald Trump may just have done one thing right when it comes to pleasing Silicon Valley, a place where he hasn't had many friends.

Trump's decision to nominate Elaine Chao as transportation secretary was praised by Uber and Lyft, who expressed their excitement to work with Chao.

Former Labor Secretary Elaine Chao arrives at Trump Tower on Nov. 21 in New York to meet with President-elect Donald Trump.Carolyn Kaster / AP

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An Uber is posted in the window of a car in New York in 2015.Eduardo Munoz / Reuters