Statement on the Resignation of Dennis F. Hightower as Deputy Secretary of Commerce
I thank Dennis for his service to the country and to my administration. I appreciate his guidance and hard work on various important priorities, from expanding broadband Internet access across the country to reforming our export control system in a way that enhances our competitiveness and our security. I wish him the best in his future endeavors.
Barack Obama, Statement on the Resignation of Dennis F. Hightower as Deputy Secretary of Commerce Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/288301