WASHINGTON — The search is on again for President-elect Barack Obama’s trade chief after the leading contender, Rep. Xavier Becerra (D., Calif.), took his name out of the running on Tuesday.
Ron Kirk, a former mayor of Dallas, and Harold Ford Jr., a former congressman from Tennessee, are two names that have surfaced in the past 48 hours as leading candidates for the cabinet-level post, according to news reports and industry lobbyists.
Issa Rae stopped by WWD's NYC headquarters to talk about season two of "Insecure," which premieres this Sunday on HBO. Click link in bio for all the details. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery; Styled by @mayteallende)
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"