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Finance panel unanimously approves Trump's pick for Commerce trade slot

September 7, 2017 at 2:21 PM
The Senate Finance Committee on Thursday unanimously voted to approve the nomination of Gilbert Kaplan for under secretary of Commerce for international trade. Kaplan is a partner at the law firm King & Spalding, in its International Trade Group. “While at the firm, he filed and won the first ever successful United States anti-subsidy cases against China (on coated paper and standard pipe),” the White House said in announcing President Trump's intent to nominate him earlier this year. Kaplan has...

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