Ambassadorships

Great uncle of Laquan McDonald endorses Emanuel for US ambassadorship

Great uncle of Laquan McDonald endorses Emanuel for US ambassadorship

4 days ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Awaiting a confirmation vote to become the next U.S. Ambassador to Japan, former Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel received an endorsement from an unlikely Many argue that...
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Bob Pettit Shares Thoughts About Ambassadorship For NBA's 75th Anniversary Season

10 days ago   |   Forbes

Seventy years after entering LSU as a heralded freshman Bob Pettit is still representing for his generation (1954-1965), his state , and his game. Pettit was chosen as a lead...
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Biden nominates fundraiser Tsunis for Greece ambassadorship

17 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden announced plans Friday to nominate George Tsunis, an influential Democratic fundraiser and hotelier, to be his envoy to Greece. Tsunis had a...
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Biden set to nominate Caroline Kennedy as US ambassador to Australia: report

3 monthes ago   |   Business Insider

Caroline Kennedy. Marc Andrew Deley/Getty President Biden is set to nominate Caroline Kennedy as ambassador to Australia, per a CNN report . Kennedy served as US ambassador to...
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Biden nominates Comcast executive David Cohen -- a major campaign donor -- to be US ambassador to Canada

Biden nominates Comcast executive David Cohen -- a major campaign donor -- to be US ambassador to Canada

3 monthes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement President Biden announced yesterday that he will nominate David Cohen, a senior executive at Comcast and a top campaign bundler for Biden's presidential...
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Biden nominates Victoria Kennedy for Austria ambassadorship

3 monthes ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden is nominating Victoria Kennedy, an attorney and the widow of Sen. Ted Kennedy, to serve as his ambassador to Austria. He's naming a top...
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AP Source: Biden to name fundraiser for UK ambassador

3 monthes ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden is expected to nominate Democratic fundraiser Jane Hartley to serve as his ambassador to the United Kingdom, according to a person familiar...
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Manafort banker convicted in bribery scheme

Manafort banker convicted in bribery scheme

3 monthes ago   |   Politico   |   3 articles

A Chicago banker who arranged $16 million in loans for former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was found guilty Tuesday on charges of seeking to trade the loans for...
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Biden taps former GOP Sen. Jeff Flake to be US ambassador to Turkey amid growing tensions with Erdogan

Biden taps former GOP Sen. Jeff Flake to be US ambassador to Turkey amid growing tensions with Erdogan

3 monthes ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden has nominated former Republican Sen. Jeff Flake to be the US ambassador to Turkey. If confirmed for the ambassadorship in the Senate...
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Biden nominates ex-GOP Sen. Jeff Flake as ambassador to Turkey

Biden nominates ex-GOP Sen. Jeff Flake as ambassador to Turkey

3 monthes ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

President Joe Biden on Tuesday nominated former Sen. Jeff Flake to serve as ambassador to Turkey, extending a high-profile diplomatic post to the anti-Trump Republican. Flake...
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