Friday, November 25, 2016
Trump expected to hire Cubs owner for Commerce role
At NYPOST by Marlsa Schultz --
Donald Trump is expected to hire Todd Ricketts, a man he once said did a “rotten job” running the Chicago Cubs, as deputy secretary of commerce, according to Bloomberg News.
The president-elect wants Ricketts, co-owner of the world-champion baseball team, to serve under Trump’s expected pick for commerce secretary, billionaire investor Wilbur Ross.
The Ricketts family donated to political causes opposed to Trump during the Republican primary. In March, Trump threatened to retaliate: