Obama Taps Vice Chairman Irving Williamson To Head ITC

Law360, New York (June 26, 2012, 7:17 PM EDT) -- President Barack Obama has named former U.S. International Trade Commission vice chairman Irving A. Williamson as chairman of the ITC for the term ending in June 2014, the ITC said Monday.

Williamson, a New York Democrat, was first nominated to the ITC by former President George W. Bush in 2006, renominated in January of 2007 and confirmed by the U.S. Senate in February of 2007, according to the ITC.

He was sworn in as a commissioner for a term expiring in June 2014, until Obama designated...
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