Jason Kearns

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Jason Kearns
Member of the United States International Trade Commission
Assumed office
April 2, 2018
President Donald Trump
Preceded by Dean A. Pinkert
Personal details
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Lindy Arn
Children 3
Education University of Denver
Harvard University
University of Pennsylvania Law School

Jason Kearns is an American lawyer and government official. Currently serving as chief international trade counsel to the United States House Committee on Ways and Means, he has been nominated by President Donald Trump to serve as a Commissioner of the United States International Trade Commission. Kearns previously served in the Office of the General Counsel to the U.S. Trade Representative and worked in the international trade group of the law firm WilmerHale.[1][2]

Kearns was originally nominated to serve on the United States International Trade Commission by outgoing President Barack Obama in January 2017. After President Obama left office, Kearns' nomination was withdrawn and then resubmitted by President Trump.[3]

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  1. ^ "President Donald J. Trump Announces Intent to Nominate Personnel to Key Administration Posts". The White House. June 26, 2017. Retrieved 14 August 2017. This article incorporates text from this source, which is in the public domain.
  2. ^ "Obama nominates Ways & Means Democratic aide for ITC commissioner". World Trade Online. January 19, 2017. Retrieved 14 August 2017.
  3. ^ "Trump nominates Ways & Means Democratic aide for ITC spot". World Trade Online. June 26, 2017. Retrieved 14 August 2017.

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