Bush administration puts off announcement on manufacturing post: “Bush used a Labor Day speech last year to announce the new post […] the administration’s point person in putting in place a plan to bolster manufacturing in the United States.
[that was 6 months ago]
An administration official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, denied that the decision to postpone the announcement was related to the Democratic criticism. The official said Raimondo was ‘definitely under consideration’ for the post. “