Before joining the Rhode Island state government, Raimondo worked in venture capital for more than a decade. Barack Obama’s secretary of commerce, Penny Pritzker, was worth more than $2 billion when she served in office. Donald Trump’s commerce secretary, Wilbur Ross, was worth an estimated $600 million. Joe Biden’s pick, former Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo, is in a different league than her predecessors, worth somewhere in the neighborhood of $10 million.
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GULFPORT – U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., ranking member of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, today announced that he will be hosting U.S. Department of Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo who is visiting the Mississippi Gulf Coast this Friday, June 25. “I salute Secretary Raimondo for accepting my...
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Hunter Biden and his associates once sought out a meeting with Gina Raimondo, a Rhode Island state official who went on to become governor, and now serves as U.S. Commerce Secretary. President Biden tapped Raimondo for the top job at Commerce in January of this year. In 2011, Raimondo was...
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