POSTED: 2:44 p.m. HST, Nov 2, 2011
The U.S. Senate voted Tuesday to confirm Patricia Loui, founder of the research firm OmniTrak Group, to the board of directors of the Export-Import Bank of the United States.
Her term will run through Jan. 20, 2015.
President Barack Obama nominated Loui for the post. U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, and U.S. Sen. Daniel Akaka, D-Hawaii, supported her confirmation.