Then he slipped out of public life and into a business he set up in the Cayman Islands while reportedly still commerce secretary.
Regular Americans, meanwhile, will get just $600 — as much as Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross spends on slippers.
Wilbur Ross announced the end of the census despite a federal judge's ruling that it should continue through the end of October.
The judges prohibited Wilbur Ross from excluding people in the country illegally when handing in 2020 census figures.
The president's critics on social media point out everything weird about this image.
Commerce secretary WIlbur Ross told Fox that the coronavirus outbreak is a business opportunity for North American companies.
"The diseased mind of Secretary Ross in all of its glory, folks," one tweeter responded to the commerce secretary's suggestion on Fox Business.
The science panel will investigate who pushed NOAA to back up the president's false claims about Hurricane Dorian.
The White House told Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to have NOAA disavow forecasters who challenged Trump’s storm path claim, says The New York Times.
There won't be a citizenship question on the 2020 census, but House Democrats are still seeking documents from the attorney general and commerce secretary.
The administration said the census forms have already gone to the printer without the addition of a citizenship question.
The House Oversight Committee voted to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in contempt.
The disclosure adds more context to how the Trump administration decided to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census.
Chairman Elijah Cummings said the Cabinet officials’ refusal to comply with subpoenas was "part of a pattern."
Charles C. Johnson, a Holocaust denier, had a surprising and markedly informal exchange with Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in 2018.
The case will have significant consequences for the next decade and beyond.
Advocates warn that the question will reduce responses to the decennial survey, with serious consequences for the nation.
House Democrats want more information on why Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross was so interested in adding a citizenship question to the 2020 survey.
The commerce secretary faced scrutiny over the process he used to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. Two judges have already said it's illegal.
The Supreme Court is already set to weigh in on the question.