Secretary of Commerce


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Noun1.Secretary of Commerce - the person who holds the secretaryship of the Department of CommerceSecretary of Commerce - the person who holds the secretaryship of the Department of Commerce; "the first Commerce Secretary was William C. Redfield who was appointed by Wilson"
secretary - a person who is head of an administrative department of government
2.Secretary of Commerce - the position of the head of the Department of Commerce; "the position of Commerce Secretary was created in 1913"
secretaryship - the position of secretary
United States Cabinet, US Cabinet - a board to advise the President; members are the secretaries of executive departments; the United States constitution does not provide for the cabinet
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My sincerest thanks go out to Ellen as she starts the next chapter in her storied career, said Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross.
Dammam, Jumada II 15, 1437, March 24, 2016, SPA -- The United States Assistant Secretary of Commerce and Director General of US Commerce Services Arun Kumar has recently visited AlSharqia Chamber accompanied by US Consul General in Dhahran Michael Hankey and a number of officials and businessmen in the Eastern Region to discuss and enhance aspects of cooperation and Saudi-US trade relations.
Through this appointment Wong joins other top executives and leaders, from US manufacturing companies for a two-year term advising the Secretary of Commerce on government policies and programs that affect US manufacturing and provides a forum for proposing solutions to industry-related problems.
As Under Secretary of Commerce, Lavin was an advocate for American business and a steadfast promoter of free markets across the globe.
As Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property, Dudas is the lead policy advisor to the Secretary of Commerce, the President and administration agencies on intellectual property matters.
It's named after Clinton's Secretary of Commerce, who died in an airplane crash in 1996.
Amid widespread calls for stricter data security standards and technological solutions to protect the nation's critical systems, Secretary of Commerce Don Evans announced in December approval of a new encryption standard for the federal government.
Following a recommendation from the federal government's National Institute of Standards and Technology, the Secretary of Commerce has revised the Data Encryption Standard, which federal agencies and others use to scramble sensitive information.
America's digital divide is fast becoming a 'racial ravine,'" says Larry Irving, assistant secretary of Commerce for Telecommunications.
Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade David Aaron and New York Stock Exchange chairman Richard Grasso are among the financial heavyweights expected to gather today for USC's three-day Asia/Pacific Business Outlook 1998.
His bill would go further than Goodlatte's or Leahy's, by prohibiting the federal government from imposing key-escrow requirements and preventing the secretary of commerce from entering into international agreements that limit encryption.
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