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Press Releases from 2014

Date Title
12/18/2014 U.S. And Chinese Delegations Conclude 25th Session of the U.S.-China Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade
12/18/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on the Confirmation of Marcus D. Jadotte as Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Industry and Analysis
12/17/2014 Department of Commerce: International Visitors Spend $18.5 Billion in October 2014
12/17/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on Passage of Bipartisan Revitalize American Manufacturing Innovation Act
12/17/2014 Declaraciones de la Secretaria de Comercio de Estados Unidos Penny Pritzker Sobre el Anuncio del Presidente Obama con Respecto a Cuba
12/17/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on President Obama's Announcement on Cuba
12/11/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Applauds President’s Export Council Efforts to Advance U.S. Economy Through Trade and Exports
12/11/2014 Deadline Approaching: Credential for 25th Session of the U.S.-China Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade
12/09/2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker on International Anti-Corruption Day
12/08/2014 U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker and U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz Announce Business Development Mission to China
12/05/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on November Jobs Numbers
12/05/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on International Trade in Goods and Services in October 2014
12/03/2014 U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker, U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman Announce Schedule for 25th Session of the U.S.-China Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade
12/02/2014 U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker Announces Launch of U.S. Foreign Commercial Service Officer Recruitment Process
11/21/2014 Declaracion de la Secretaria de Comercio de Los Estados Unidos Penny Pritzker en Torno a las Acciones Ejecutivas Sobre Inmigracion
11/21/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on President Obama's Executive Actions on Immigration
11/20/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Champions Global Innovators at 5th Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Morocco
11/20/2014 U.S.Department of Commerce Releases New Web Tool to Help U.S. Companies Comply with Export Laws
11/18/2014 U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker Opens Registration For 2015 SelectUSA Investment Summit
11/15/2014 Statement of U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on the Affordable Care Act Open Enrollment
11/14/2014 U.S. Department of Commerce Seeks National Partner to Help Lead New Program to Boost Job Talent Development Across America
11/11/2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker on Veterans Day
11/10/2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker on the Extension of U.S./China Visa Validity for Business Travelers, Tourists and Students
11/07/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on the Employment Situation in October
11/06/2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker on NetMundial Internet Governance Initiative
11/05/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Appoints Advisory Council to Advance President's Business Priorities for Africa
11/01/2014 Statement by Canada, United States and Mexico on the North American Competitiveness and Innovation Conference
10/31/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces Next Phase of Investing in Manufacturing Communities Partnership Initiative
10/30/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on the Advance Estimate of GDP in the Third Quarter of 2014
10/29/2014 Secretary Pritzker Honors Foreign Policy Magazine Diplomat of the Year Christine Lagarde
10/27/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on Final Investment Decision in Louisiana by Sasol Limited
10/27/2014 U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker and PAGE Ambassadors to Attend Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Morocco
10/27/2014 U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker and U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman to Convene 25th Session of U.S.-China Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade
10/20/2014 Readout of Meeting Between Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker and U.S. Business Delegation
10/17/2014 U.S. Commerce Department and Small Business Administration Launch Business Sunday Program to Promote Economic Growth and Job Creation
10/17/2014 U.S. Secretary Penny Pritzker Statement on the Nomination of Michelle Lee as Under Secretary for Intellectual Property and Director of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
10/15/2014 Putting Government Data to Work: A New Report From The GovLab Outlines Private Sector Recommendations for Improving Commerce Department Data Management
10/10/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on National Minimum Wage Day
10/09/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker to Lead 20 American Firms on Trade Mission to Japan, South Korea
10/08/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces New Members to Serve on the National Advisory Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship
10/03/2014 Final Readout of Secretary Pritzker’s Commercial Diplomacy Mission to Poland, Turkey with U.S. CEOs
10/03/2014 U.S. Commerce Department Celebrates American Manufacturing
10/03/2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker on New Manufacturing Institute
10/03/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on International Trade in Goods and Services in August 2014
09/29/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Statement on Latest Round of Job-Driven Training Grants
09/27/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Makes First-Ever Visit to Ukraine
09/26/2014 U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker Statement on President Obama Expanding the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument
09/18/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on Leading Delegation to Ukraine
09/15/2014 Statement from Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker on National Aerospace Week, September 14-20, 2014
09/15/2014 DECLARACION DE LA SECRETARIA DE COMERCIO DE EE.UU. PENNY PRITZKER PARA EL MES DE LA HISPANIDAD
09/15/2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker on Hispanic Heritage Month
09/11/2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker on September 11
09/10/2014 U.S. Commerce Department Program Awards $2.2 Million to Help Increase Exports, Create Jobs
09/09/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker to Lead High Level U.S. Business Delegation to Poland, Turkey
09/04/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Appoints Five New Members to the First Responder Network Authority Board
09/04/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on International Trade in Goods and Services in July 2014
09/02/2014 New U.S. Department of Commerce Reports Demonstrate Exports Continue Helping Spur U.S. Economy and Supporting Jobs
08/29/2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary Of Commerce Penny Pritzker on Labor Day
08/28/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on the Second Estimate of GDP in the Second Quarter of 2014
08/28/2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary Of Commerce Penny Pritzker on World Economic Forum’s Netmundial Initiative
08/06/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Highlights New Commerce Department Efforts to Strengthen Trade And Investment Between The United States and Africa
08/06/2014 Statement From U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker on International Trade in Goods and Services in June 2014
07/30/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on the Advance Estimate Of GDP in the Second Quarter Of 2014
07/24/2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker on the Confirmation of Bruce Andrews as Deputy Secretary of Commerce
07/24/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker to Join Secretary of State John Kerry for the U.S.-India Strategic Dialogue
07/22/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on Administration’s Report on Job-Driven Training
07/17/2014 U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker Advances President‚Äôs ‚ÄúMade in Rural America‚ÄĚ Initiative at Memphis Regional Forum
07/16/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces Business Development Mission to Japan and South Korea
07/14/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces Expansion and Enhancement of Commerce Data Programs
07/09/2014 Statement by U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on the Passage of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014
07/03/2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker on International Trade in Goods and Services in May 2014
06/30/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker, Mexican Secretary of Economy Ildefonso Guajardo Lead Mid-Year Review of High Level Economic Dialogue (HLED) Progress
06/19/2014 Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker to Join ‚ÄúRise of the Rest‚ÄĚ Road Tour with Steve Case
06/17/2014 U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker Touts the Strategic Benefits of Reshoring Manufacturing Operations to U.S. and Local Economies
06/17/2014 U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker Announces Call for New Members to the National Advisory Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship
06/11/2014 U.S. Economic Development Administration and Harvard Business School Unveil Brand New U.S. Cluster Mapping and Registry Website
06/04/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on the Confirmation of Stefan Selig as Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade
05/28/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces Designation of First 12 Manufacturing Communities Through the Investing in Manufacturing Communities Partnership Program
05/28/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Appoints Sue Swenson FirstNet Board Chairwoman; Sam Ginn Steps Down
05/28/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Honors 65 Companies For Export Successes
05/27/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Concludes Successful Africa Trade Mission
05/22/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on President Obama’s Executive Actions to Welcome More International Visitors
05/21/2014 U.S. Department of Commerce & Bloomberg Philanthropies Host Inaugural "U.S.-Africa Business Forum"
05/20/2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker on Investing in America
05/14/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on the Confirmation of Jay Williams as Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development
05/14/2014 U.S. Commerce Secretary Pritzker and U.S. Trade Representative Froman Promote Expanded U.S.-Turkey Commercial Relationship
05/13/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces Next Phase of the National Export Initiative -- NEI/NEXT
05/06/2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker on International Trade in Goods and Services in March 2014
05/02/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Recognizes May as World Trade Month
05/01/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on Big Data and Privacy Working Group Review Findings
05/01/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces New Director for the Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship
04/25/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces Business Delegation to Join Her West Africa Trade Mission
04/23/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Highlights Department's Innovation and Entrepreneurship Agenda at ASU Skysong
04/18/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces the New Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships
04/17/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Pritzker Announces New York City Native to Lead Minority Business Development Agency
04/17/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces Expansion of Global Resources to Support U.S. Businesses, Exports
04/16/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on Announcement of New American Job Training Investments
04/11/2014 Statement by U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on Kathleen Sebelius
04/11/2014 Readout of Meeting Between U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker and Ukrainian Minister of Economic Development and Trade Pavlo Sheremeta
04/10/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on Significant New Investment In The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico By Lufthansa Technik
04/09/2014 Secretary Pritzker Oral Testimony on the Commerce Department’s FY 2015 Budget Request Before the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, and Science
04/07/2014 U.S. Expects Continued Growth in International Travel During Next Five Years
04/07/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces Inaugural Members of the Presidential Ambassadors for Global Entrepreneurship Initiative
04/03/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on International Trade in Goods and Services in February 2014
04/01/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on the Confirmation of Kelly R. Welsh as U.S. Commerce Department General Counsel
04/01/2014 International Visitors Spend $15.8 Billion in January 2014
03/25/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces New Travel and Tourism Advisory Board Members
03/14/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on the Confirmation of Arun M. Kumar as Assistant Secretary of Commerce and Director General of the U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service
03/07/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on International Trade in Goods and Services in January 2014
03/06/2014 Statement From U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker On The Confirmation Of Kathryn D. Sullivan As Under Secretary For Oceans And Atmosphere
03/05/2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary Of Commerce Penny Pritzker on the Minority Business Development Agency’s 45th Anniversary
03/04/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Request
02/28/2014 U.S. Travel and Tourism Industry Sets New Export Record in 2013
02/26/2014 Readout of Meeting Between U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker and House New Democrat Coalition
02/26/2014 U.S. Department of Commerce and eBay Inc. Announce Partnership to Promote U.S. Exports and Trade
02/25/2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker on the Announcement of Two New Manufacturing Innovation Institutes
02/25/2014 U.S. Exports Support a Record 11.3 Million Jobs in 2013
02/21/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Convenes Inaugural Meeting of Interagency Task Force on Commercial Advocacy
02/21/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces the Creation of Agency’s First-Ever Office of Digital Engagement
02/20/2014 U.S. Commerce Department Highlights New Initiatives to Strengthen Patent System and Support American Innovation
02/20/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces Business Delegation to Join Her Middle East Trade Mission
02/19/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Attends North American Leaders Summit with President Obama, U.S. Delegation
02/12/2014 U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker Participates in Cybersecurity Framework Launch
02/11/2014 Sixteen States Achieve Record Export Levels In 2013
02/10/2014 Statement from Secretary Pritzker on Dr. Gallagher's Appointment as Chancellor of the University of Pittsburgh
02/07/2014 Statement From U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker on ‚ÄúMade In Rural America‚ÄĚ Export and Investment Initiative
02/06/2014 U.S. Exports Reach $2.3 Trillion in 2013, Set New Record for Fourth Straight Year
01/31/2014 Statement From U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker On Job-Driven Training For Workers
01/31/2014 U.S. Department Of Commerce Launches First-Ever Instagram Account For Cabinet Secretary
01/30/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on the Advance Estimate Of GDP in the Fourth Quarter Of 2013
01/22/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces Energy Business Development Mission to West Africa
01/17/2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker on President Obama's Remarks on U.S. Signals Intelligence Activities
01/17/2014 Joint Statement from Secretaries Pritzker, Vilsack, and Jewell on the Drought Declaration in California
01/15/2014 Statement from U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker on New Manufacturing Institute
01/13/2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces Business Delegation to Join Her First Trade Mission
01/13/2014 U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker Announces New Manufacturing Council Members
01/09/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on the Introduction of the Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities Act Of 2014
01/09/2014 Secretary Pritzker Announces 'Look South" Initiative to Connect U.S. Exporters with Latin American Trade Partners
01/07/2014 Statement from U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on International Trade in Goods and Services in November 2013
01/07/2014 Statement by U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on the Senate Confirmation of Janet Yellen