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Wilbur Ross


Wilbur Louis Ross Jr. is an American investor and the current United States Secretary of Commerce. On November 30, 2016, then-President-elect Donald Trump announced that he would nominate Ross for that post. On February 27, 2017, the Senate confirmed him in a 72–27 vote. He was sworn into office on February 28, 2017.


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  • Early life 

  • Career 

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  • Organizational memberships and directorships 

  • Secretary of Commerce (2017-present) 

  • Paradise Papers 

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