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Trump may pick longest-serving U.S. governor as China ambassador

ources say that "Iowa governor Terry Branstad, a longtime friend of Chinese president Xi Jinping, is the frontrunner for the crucial post of U.S. ambassador to China."
10 months ago
Lucas Niewenhuis
By Lucas Niewenhuis
Lucas Niewenhuis is an associate editor at SupChina who helps curate daily news and produce the company's newsletter, app, and website content. Previously, Lucas researched China-Africa relations at the Social Science Research Council and interned at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. He has studied Chinese language and culture in Shanghai and Beijing, and is a graduate of the University of Michigan.
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