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Republicans Confirm Fox To Guard Chicken Coop

Peter Dreier | Posted 02.14.2017 | Politics
Peter Dreier

On Monday the Senate Republicans confirmed Wall Street predator Steve Mnuchin to oversee America’s financial industry. Across the country, bankers ...

Senate Votes To Confirm Steven Mnuchin As Treasury Secretary

Reuters | Philip Lewis | Posted 02.13.2017 | Politics

The U.S. Senate on Monday voted to confirm former Goldman Sachs banker Steven Mnuchin as Treasury secretary, installing the Trump administration’s p...

Elizabeth Warren Tells Senators A Liar Shouldn't Be Treasury Secretary

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 02.10.2017 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Sens. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) offered Republicans the simplest of reasons to vote against Treasury Secret...

Senate Republicans Sacrifice Their Self-Respect To Wave Deceitful Treasury Pick Through Committee

The Huffington Post | Jason Linkins | Posted 02.01.2017 | Politics

Over the past few days, Democrats on the Senate Finance Committee have been holding up the nomination process for President Donald Trump’s chosen Tr...

Despite What Trump Suggests, It's Not Illegal To Be Registered To Vote In Multiple States

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 01.26.2017 | Politics

President Donald Trump suggests millions of people voted illegally because they’re registered to vote in more than one state ― something that isn...

Dems Will Let Trump Have Just Two Of His Nominees By Inauguration Day

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 01.20.2017 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Two. That’s how many nominees Democrats are willing to approve for President-elect Donald Trump when he is sworn into office Friday. ...

Trump Pick Mnuchin Denies Exploiting Homeowners After Crash

Reuters | Paul Vale | Posted 01.19.2017 | Politics

President-elect Donald Trump’s choice to head the U.S. Treasury, Steven Mnuchin, denied on Thursday that a bank he owned had profited at the expense...

Elizabeth Warren And Foreclosure Victims Blast Trump's Treasury Pick

The Huffington Post | Ben Walsh | Posted 01.18.2017 | Politics

Senate Democrats want to make the confirmation hearing for Steve Mnuchin, President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for Treasury secretary, all about peop...

Shiftless Corporations Renounce America

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 09.20.2014 | Business
Leo W. Gerard

Early last week, the drug firm Mylan stomped on the Stars and Stripes as it ditched America for the Netherlands. Then, on Friday, the drug company AbbVie similarly renounced America. For 30 pieces of silver, it will become Irish.

Former Bush Official: GOP Ready For A Serious Climate Change Discussion

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 06.30.2014 | Politics

Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry “Hank” Paulson believes he is one of many Republicans ready to acknowledge the serious threats posed by clima...

Tim Geithner's Gamble

Project Syndicate | Simon Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LOS ANGELES -- In a recent interview, United States Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner laid out his view of the nature of world economic growth and the r...

My Conversation with Timothy Geithner

Charlie Rose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Charlie Rose

2009-03-11-geithner.jpgA clip from my conversation with Timothy Geithner, U.S. Treasury Secretary.