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}}{{tnr}}'''Michael B. Froman''' (b. August 20, 1962, in San Rafael, [[California]]) is the current United States Trade Representtive. He was [[Appointment confirmation process|confirmed]] by the [[United States Senate|Senate]] on June 19, 2013, by a vote of 93-4.<ref name="confirmation">[https://www.govtrack.us/congress/votes/113-2013/s158 ''GovTrack'', "On the Nomination: Michael Froman," June 19, 2013]</ref>
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}}{{tnr}}'''Michael B.G. Froman''' (b. August 20, 1962, in San Rafael, [[California]]) is the current United States Trade Representative. He was [[Appointment confirmation process|confirmed]] by the [[United States Senate|Senate]] on June 19, 2013, by a vote of 93-4.<ref name="confirmation">[https://www.govtrack.us/congress/votes/113-2013/s158 ''GovTrack'', "On the Nomination: Michael Froman," June 19, 2013]</ref>
  
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He previously served as an assistant to President [[Barack Obama|Obama]], Deputy Secretary and Chief of Staff in the [[U.S. Department of the Treasury|Treasury Department]] and in the White House during the [[Bill Clinton|Clinton]] administration.<ref name="about">[http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/biographies-key-officials/united-states-trade-representative-michael-froman ''Office of the U.S. Trade Representative'', "Michael Froman," accessed January 28, 2014]</ref>
  
 
==Biography==
 
==Biography==
McDonough was born in Stillwater, [[Minnesota]], and graduated from St. John's University in Collegeville, Minnesota. He earned his master's degree from Georgetown University before beginning his career in politics.<ref name="hist"/>
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Froman was born in California and received degrees from Princeton, Harvard and Oxford Universities. He served the White House during the Clinton administration before being appointed again by President [[Barack Obama]].<ref name="about"/> Between administrations, he held roles at Citigroup, becoming President and CEO of CitiInsurance International Holdings, Inc.<ref>[http://investing.businessweek.com/research/stocks/people/person.asp?personId=1124227&ticker=C ''Businessweek'', "Michael B.G. Froman," accessed January 28, 2014]</ref>
 
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Below is an abbreviated outline of McDonough's academic, professional and political career:<ref name="hist">[http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/denis-mcdonough/gIQAt6rX9O_topic.html#path-to-power?reload=true ''Washington Post'', "Denis McDonough," accessed January 22, 2013]</ref>
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*1992: Graduated from St. John's University
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*1996: Earned master's degree from Georgetown University
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*1996-1999: Staffer for the [[United States House Committee on Foreign Affairs|House International Relations Committee]]
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*1999-2004: Foreign Policy Advisor for Sen. Tom Daschle
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*2004-2006: Senior Fellow for the Center for American Progress
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*2006-2008: Foreign Policy Advisor for [[Barack Obama]]'s 2008 presidential campaign
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*2008-2009: Member of Barack Obama's transition team
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*2009-2010: Director of Strategic Communications for the National Security Council
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*2009-2010: Acting Chief of Staff of the National Security Council
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*2010-2013: Deputy National Security Advisor
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*2013-Present: White House Chief of Staff
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==Personal==
 
==Personal==
McDonough is married with three children.<ref name="about"/>
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Froman is married with two children.<ref name="about"/>
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
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*[http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/biographies-key-officials/united-states-trade-representative-michael-froman Official biography]
 
*[http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/biographies-key-officials/united-states-trade-representative-michael-froman Official biography]
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Michael Froman
Michael Froman official portrait.jpg
United States Trade Representative
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
AppointedJune 21, 2013
Appointed byBarack Obama
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Assistant to the President and Deputy National Security Advisor for International Economic Affairs
U.S. Sherpa for the G20 and G8 Summits
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Eurasia and the Middle East at the U.S. Department of the Treasury
Education
High schoolThe Branson School
Bachelor'sPrinceton University
J.D.Harvard University
Ph.D.Oxford University
Personal
BirthdayAugust 20, 1962
Place of birthSan Rafael, California
Websites
Office website
Michael B.G. Froman (b. August 20, 1962, in San Rafael, California) is the current United States Trade Representative. He was confirmed by the Senate on June 19, 2013, by a vote of 93-4.[1]

He previously served as an assistant to President Obama, Deputy Secretary and Chief of Staff in the Treasury Department and in the White House during the Clinton administration.[2]

Biography

Froman was born in California and received degrees from Princeton, Harvard and Oxford Universities. He served the White House during the Clinton administration before being appointed again by President Barack Obama.[2] Between administrations, he held roles at Citigroup, becoming President and CEO of CitiInsurance International Holdings, Inc.[3]

Personal

Froman is married with two children.[2]

Recent news

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Political offices
Preceded by
Ron Kirk
U.S. Trade Representative
2013-Present
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