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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez accuses Wilbur Ross of not getting congressional approval to add a citizenship question to the census and lying about his rea...

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez grilled Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross about his approval of a citizenship question on the 2020 census.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi hit back at Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross' comments about federal workers relying on food banks during the government shutdown.

Pelosi says Wilbur Ross’ confusion about why federal workers are going to food banks during the shutdown shows a ‘let them eat cake kind o...

Nancy Pelosi said Wilbur Ross' comment on federal workers and the government shutdown showed the Trump official's "let them eat cake" attitude.
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross

Wilbur Ross, Trump’s millionaire commerce secretary, says he doesn’t understand why federal workers are going to food banks during governm...

The commerce secretary downplayed the financial stress of the government shutdown and suggested furloughed workers get loans in the interim.
U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross arrives at a state dinner at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, November 9, 2017.

One of Trump’s top trade advisers says the US and China are ‘miles and miles’ away from a deal to end the trade war

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said that the US and China are "miles and miles" away from a deal to end the trade war.
President Donald Trump's new tariffs on Chinese goods will drive up costs on many everyday products.

Trump’s latest tariffs are about to hit you where it really hurts

President Donald Trump's newest round of tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods is the first time during the US-China trade war that consumer goods will get hit with duties. This could lead to a price increase for the average American shopper.
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross

Wilbur Ross: Americans aren’t ‘going to actually notice’ price increases from Trump’s trade war with China

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said that Americans won't notice price increases from President Donald Trump latest round of tairffs on roughly $200 billion worth of Chinese goods. Many economists disagree.
US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping

Trump is stepping up the trade war with China, and he’s convinced the US can win

Chinese officials are in the US to meet with Trump administration members about the growing trade war. While the talks to remove the newly-implemented tariffs are not expected to result in a deal the negotiations are the first concrete step towards ending the trade war in months.
US President Donald speaks as Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue looks on.

Trump officials are using a bizarre new comparison to explain the US-China trade war

Both Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue have referred to President Donald Trump's trade war as a "diet" or "weight loss" as administration officials try to calm concerns about the trade war with China.
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross

From suspect stock deals to billion-dollar exaggerations — here are all of the allegations dogging Wilbur Ross

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has been the subject of a series of reports detailing questions financial dealings and business practices. Here's a rundown of the allegations so far.
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Wilbur Ross swiped free sweetener and didn’t pay his domestic staff, according to Forbes report claiming he swindled $120 million

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross swindled more than $120 million out of former associates, according to a damning new report from Forbes. But the magazine also outlined some smaller allegations, which a Commerce Department spokesman has since called 'petty.'