The 21st Governor of Washington from 1997 to 2005 who served within the National government as USA Secretary of Business from 2009 to 2011. He got his laws degree in the Boston University College of Laws in 1975. He was the very first Chinese language American ever to serve as a Governor, and in 2011 he became the very first Chinese language American to serve because the U.S. Ambassador to China. He previously three children along with his wife Mona Lee, who he wedded in 1994. He was appointed US Secretary of Business by Leader Barack Obama .