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Hotel Heiress To Join Obama Cabinet
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will nominate Hyatt hotel heiress Penny Pritzker today to run the Commerce Department. Pritzker is also a businesswoman and longtime fundraiser, and she's Obama's final pick to fill vacancies among Cabinet secretaries in his second term. Michael Froman, a senior economic adviser and former Citigroup executive, is Obama's pick to be the next U.S. Trade Representative.