All posts tagged "Steven Mnuchin"
IRS strikes back as agents make big dent in identity theft
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The IRS strikes back: The tax agency reports that the number of identity theft victims plummeted last year after agents struggled for years to combat what has become a multibillion-dollar industry. The number of victims...
- Posted March 9, 2017
Mnuchin says goal is to pass tax reform by August
WASHINGTON — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Thursday the administration is committed to getting major tax reform legislation through Congress by August. He predicted that President Donald Trump’s economic proposals will be able to boost growth significantly...
- Posted February 23, 2017
Senate confirms former banker Mnuchin as Treasury secretary
Rosselló congratulates secretary, who he says affirmed his willingness to address Puerto Rico’s economic situation
- Posted February 14, 2017
Lewandowski Hire Addresses Reality in Trump World
Next Target: U.S. Treasury’s Mnuchin
- Posted February 10, 2017
Treasury pick defends foreclosure actions, asset disclosure
WASHINGTON – Steven Mnuchin, President-elect Donald Trump’s pick as Treasury secretary, clashed with Democrats during a lengthy confirmation hearing Thursday over his handling of thousands of mortgage foreclosures and his failure to initially disclose to the committee...
- Posted January 19, 2017
Trump voter lost her home to new Treasury secretary
WASHINGTON — When Donald Trump named his Treasury secretary, Teena Colebrook felt her heart sink. She had voted for the president-elect on the belief that he would knock the moneyed elites from their perch in Washington, D.C....
- Posted December 2, 2016
Trump’s Cabinet: ‘Draining the swamp’ or diving right in?
WASHINGTON — Donald Trump promised to “drain the swamp” in the nation’s capital. Instead, he’s diving right in. So far, the president-elect is tapping people with deep ties to Washington and Wall Street as he fills out...
- Posted December 1, 2016
Trump Says He’s Leaving Businesses to Avoid Conflicts
NEW YORK — President-elect Donald Trump declared Wednesday he will leave his business empire behind to focus on his presidency. But the prospect that he could simply shift more control to three of his adult children looked...
- Posted November 30, 2016