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.
House Democrats questioned Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross over his reasons for wanting to ask census respondents if they were citizens. He told them to read the 2018 memo that announced it. NYTimes.com - Published
During a hearing on the 2020 census, Rep. Lacy Clay, D-Missouri, accused Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross of lying to Congress about the administration's efforts to add a citizenship question. Watch.. CBS News - Published
According to Reuters, U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross insisted on Thursday that the plan by the Trump administration to revive a citizenship question on the 2020 census was aimed at bolstering the..
President Donald Trump received an update on trade talks with China on Saturday at his Florida retreat after discussions in Beijing saw progress ahead of a March 1 deadline for reaching a deal. Trade..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House said on Wednesday it was not clear whether President Donald Trump would sign a government funding deal to avoid a partial shutdown of federal agencies, even as a..
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross will reveal the national security risk of auto imports. On Feb. 17 Ross will submit the investigation and offer recommendation on what actions to take. President Donald..
President Donald Trump defended the comments of Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross who made headlines when he stated that he didn't understand why federal workers needed to make use of free services, such..
According to a report by Reuters, on Thursday, US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said that the United States and China remain 'miles and miles' from resolving their trade dispute, but that there is a..
The chairman of a House oversight panel questioned whether Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross was "truthful" when testifying last year about his decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census... USATODAY.com - Published
U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross insisted on Thursday that the plan by the Republican Trump administration to revive a citizenship question on the 2020 census was aimed at bolstering the Voting.. Reuters - Published
Democrats believe Wilbur Ross' proposal to add a citizenship question to the census will lead to low response rates among immigrants and distort congressional apportionment to favor Republicans CBS News - Published