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Obama's exports pick tied to arms makers- Clients could spur recusals
Washington Times ^ | 1/28/10 | Jim McElhatton

Posted on 01/27/2010 10:06:16 PM PST by Nachum

President Obama's pick to help oversee U.S. export controls for the Commerce Department is a lawyer and political supporter who has been providing export advice to Fortune 500 companies such as arms manufacturer Raytheon and aerospace giant Boeing.

But while White House officials and members of Congress have lauded Kevin J. Wolf's experience for the Commerce job, his recent legal work effectively appears to bar him from potential matters involving dozens of companies

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TOPICS: Business/Economy; Crime/Corruption; Government; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: arms; exports; makers; pick
Very ethical
1 posted on 01/27/2010 10:06:18 PM PST by Nachum
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