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Raimondo: Pittsburgh picked for TTC because of tech, not steel

September 28, 2021 at 5:54 PM
Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo chose to host the first U.S.-European Union Trade and Technology Council meeting in Pittsburgh because of the city’s resurgence as a technology hub, she said on Tuesday, a day before the inaugural meeting. “I chose Pittsburgh, actually, because I wanted to show ... tech needs to be everywhere in America, not just New York, Boston, Silicon Valley,” Raimondo said at the Economic Club of Washington, DC. “Pittsburgh is a great story of a community that has...

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