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The U.S. Senate has confirmed the appointment of Lloyd Austin to the post of Secretary of Defense in the Biden administration. Austin was approved with a vote of 93-2 and will be the first African-American to become Pentagon chief.
Senate Confirms Lloyd Austin for Biden Administration, Janet Yellen as Treasury Secretary
The U.S. Senate has confirmed the appointment of Lloyd Austin to the post of Secretary of Defense in the Biden administration. Austin was approved with a vote of 93-2 and will be the first African-American...
Democrat Senator Joe Manchin has opposed the proposal to offer $2,000 in stimulus checks to American citizens.
Senator Manchin Opposes More Stimulus Checks
Democrat Senator Joe Manchin has opposed the proposal to offer $2,000 in stimulus checks to American citizens. In an interview with The Washington Post, he stressed that the most important thing to do right now...
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin speaks as U.S. President Donald Trump looks on during the daily coronavirus task force briefing at the White House on April 21, 2020 in Washington, DC. Earlier in the day, the president met with New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo in the Oval Office to discuss COVID-19 testing.
Rumors US Treasury at Odds With Trump Ban on Chinese Military Investment Are Unfounded: Mnuchin, Pompeo
Joint statements posted to Twitter on Dec. 18 by U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo have denied claims that the U.S. Treasury Department is attempting to “water down” a November...