(WASHINGTON) -- A top Department of Commerce official's visit to South Korea is intended to "find ways to deepen and strengthen" the connection between the two countries, and to build off the President of South Korea's state visit to the United States earlier this... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Commerce Department finalized the national security "guardrails" in which recipients who receive CHIPS and Science Act funding must abide by.The CHIPS and Science Act was passed last year to address the manufacturing of semiconductors in the United States and the Commerce... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- As Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo's plane touches down in Beijing, the goal of the trip, according to the Secretary, is to promote "healthy competition" between the two countries but also walk a fine line between holding China accountable for the national... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Secretary of Commerce is set to visit China at the end of August, according to the Commerce Department, making Gina Raimondo the second high-ranking member of the Biden administration to visit China this year.Secretary Raimondo will visit Shanghai and Beijing... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo's emails were hacked as part of the Microsoft cyber breach, according to a source familiar with the investigation.Microsoft's Outlook systems were breached by Chinese hackers, according to the company. The breach was discovered in May.Raimondo’s Commerce Department has... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A bipartisan group of senior senators on Tuesday unveiled plans to introduce a bill they hope will effectively ban TikTok -- as well as future apps that they say might jeopardize U.S. national security -- joining a growing chorus of lawmakers seeking... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Commerce Department is requiring companies that apply for tens of billions in government funding to make semiconductors to allocate some of the money they get to provide workers with child care, the department announced on Tuesday.Tasked with allocating the more than... Read More.
Senator Cantwell is advocating for two million customers impacted by Southwest’s mass flight cancellations over the 2022 holiday season. “It’s clear there was a system failure at Southwest,” Cantwell said.Yesterday, Cantwell heard firsthand stories from WA travelers who spent thousands of dollars and missed... Read More.
The small Tribe of Sauk-Suiattle currently has just over three hundred members, but they’ve got big plans. The Sauk-Suiattles are putting in a nine thousand square foot casino and bingo hall, to include 185 slot machines, café and lounge, with the... Read More.