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Biden's pick for German ambassador is president of university that paid him nearly $1M

2 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

UPenn President Amy Gutmann has been nominated by President Joe Biden to be the US ambassador to Germany. Biden had an honorary professorship at the school for two years.
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President Biden nominates Penn president Amy Gutmann as ambassador to Germany

President Biden nominates Penn president Amy Gutmann as ambassador to Germany

2 monthes ago   |   By ABC

President Joe Biden has nominated University of Pennsylvania President Amy Gutmann as his ambassador to Germany.
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Biden picks UPenn president for Germany ambassador

2 monthes ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden on Friday announced he's nominating University of Pennsylvania President Amy Gutmann to serve as U.S. ambassador to Germany.
Gutmann has served since 2004 as president of the Ivy League university in Philadelphia where Biden had established a foreign policy center following his vice presidency.
She is the first U.S. ambassador pick to a Group of Seven nation. Her nomination was announced less than two weeks before German Chancellor Angela Merkel is set to make a final visit to the White House. She is scheduled to leave office following German parliamentary...
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