commerce secretary : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n the person who holds the secretaryship of the Department of Commerce
- n the position of the head of the Department of Commerce
News & Articles
- Obama Commerce, Transportation Picks Advance in Senate
The nominations of Penny Pritzker for Commerce secretary and Anthony Foxx as Transportation secretary advanced to the full U.S. Senate, bypassing the political fights that have stymied other high-level appointments.
June 11, 2013 - Bloomberg
- Senate Panel Backs Penny Pritzker’s Cabinet Nomination
Penny Pritzker’s nomination to be the next Commerce Secretary advanced to the full Senate on Monday, following the unanimous approval of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, the Chicago Sun-Times reports.
June 11, 2013 - CBS Chicago
- Penny Pritzker nomination moves forward
WASHINGTON — Penny Pritzker moved a step closer to becoming Commerce secretary Monday after a unanimous vote by a Senate panel to advance her nomination.
June 11, 2013 - Chicago Tribune