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Jun022015

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Yesterday, I had the pleasure of attending a day-long celebration, hosted by my agency, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and US Ignite, called the Global City Teams Challenge Expo. It was the culmination of a nine-month challenge to create teams that would use technology to improve communities, but it was clearly more of a beginning than an ending.

Jun012015

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My commitment to public service is a direct result of my parents, who emigrated from India to Boston, Massachusetts, two years before I was born. Throughout my childhood, both of my parents instilled in me a strong sense of public service and a desire to give back to our country, which gave our family so many opportunities. My parents worked tirelessly to give us a better life here in America.

Jun012015

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Over the past few years, the Digit Group has expanded business opportunities globally through the vehicle of U.S. Department of Commerce Foreign Trade Missions. In March 2013, the Digit Group was introduced to the Jeddah Economic Company (JEC) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, during the U.S. Department of Commerce Middle East Infrastructure Trade Mission.

May292015

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This week, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker traveled to Tuscaloosa, Alabama to discuss the importance of trade and exports to the state’s economy with Representative Terri Sewell and local business leaders.

May282015

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Today, President Barack Obama and Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker toured NOAA’s National Hurricane Center in Miami and received the Center’s annual briefing on the upcoming hurricane season. Dr. Rick Knabb, director of the hurricane center, joined NOAA Administrator Dr.

May272015

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Today, while the media and politicians are debating the President’s Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) and the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP), it is a good moment to step back and reflect on why Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) should matter to all of us.

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