June 25, 2013

Statement from Mayor Emanuel on Penny Pritzker's Confirmation As United States Secretary of Commerce

Mayor's Press Office    312.744.3334

Throughout her distinguished career, Penny has been a champion for Chicago and has created opportunities for all Americans. Penny has demonstrated incredible commitment and leadership in every business, civic and philanthropic endeavor she has pursued. Now, as she takes her post as U.S. Secretary of Commerce, her tireless commitment will benefit the entire nation’s communities, workforce, and businesses. I congratulate her on her confirmation and look forward to working with her in the future.