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Obama Reportedly Considering Google CEO Eric Schmidt For Commerce Secretary

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Google CEO Eric Schmidt smiles outside of Google headquarters in Mountain View, Calif., Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2011. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma) | AP

March 10 (Bloomberg) -- President Barack Obama may look to the business community for his next secretary of Commerce with former Pfizer Inc. Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey Kindler and Google Inc. CEO Eric Schmidt among potential candidates, according to a person familiar with the process.

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