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Department of Commerce

The United States Department of Commerce is the Cabinet department of the United States government concerned with promoting economic growth. The mission of the department is to "promote job creation and improved living standards for all Americans by creating an infrastructure that promotes economic growth, technological competitiveness, and sustainable development". Among its tasks are gathering economic and demographic data for business and government decision-making, and helping to set industrial standards. Wikipedia*

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Department of Commerce has hosted 88 events in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was a 1987 News Conference. The year with the most events was 2001 with nine events. The year with the highest average number of views per video was 2014 with an average of 1,514 views per video. Most appearances with Donald L. Evans (11), William M. Daley (9), Ron Brown (7). Most common tags: U.S. Economy, International Trade, Department of Commerce.

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