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Billionaire investor Wilbur Ross Jr., President-elect Donald Trump's pick for commerce secretary, is one of the wealthiest members of Trump's cabinet. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Wilbur Ross: The Best Commerce Secretary Pick Dems Could Hope For?

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ExxonMobil chairman and CEO Rex Tillerson speaks in March 2015 at a discussion organized by the Economic Club of Washington. President-elect Donald Trump is expected to name Tillerson as his nominee for secretary of state today. Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A participant visits the Africa pavilion Nov. 9 at a UN climate conference, in Marrakech, Morocco. President-elect Donald Trump's transition team has asked the Department of Energy to provide the names of all employees who attended such conferences. Mosa'ab Elshamy/AP hide caption

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Vice President-elect Mike Pence arrives at Trump Tower on Tuesday to meet with President-elect Donald Trump about choosing key members of their future administration. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Vice President-Elect Mike Pence Set To Govern At Trump's Side

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Supporters of Donald Trump react as they watch the election results during Trump's election night rally on Tuesday. John Locher/AP hide caption

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Trump Is Another Republican Striking A Blow For The Way Things Used To Be

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The process of transitioning from one presidential administration to another is complex and starts months before voters even pick the next president. Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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With White House Help, Clinton And Trump Start Transition Planning

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