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Senate Finance Committee to consider Yellen as treasury secretary before Inauguration Day

Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley on Wednesday said the panel would consider President-elect Joe Biden's nominee for treasury secretary, Janet Yellen, next week ahead of Inauguration Day......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 13th, 2021

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says Trump has approved reform plan for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

Mnuchin appeared before the Senate Banking Committee Tuesday and refused to confirm that when asked then, but said he had since confirmed it......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcSep 12th, 2019

Top Democratic senator accuses Treasury Department of stonewalling his demands for Michael Cohen"s banking records

Shannon Stapleton/Reuters The top Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee is accusing the Treasury Department.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 7th, 2018

Capitol Report: Yellen says smartest thing to do now is ‘act big’ to help struggling Americans

Janet Yellen, President-elect Joe Biden's pick for Treasury secretary, said the smartest thing to do is to 'act big' to help struggling Americans.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch7 hr. 10 min. ago

Kamala Harris will resign from her Senate seat on Monday ahead of inauguration as vice president

Harris informed Gov. Gavin Newsom of her decision, which paves the way for the appointment of California Secretary o.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytJan 17th, 2021

: Why Secretary Yellen may push to lift the Wells Fargo ban put in place by Chair Yellen

Freeing up balance sheet capacity could help the U.S. economy, says a Credit Suisse bank finance expert......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 14th, 2021

Yellen Appoints Bloomberg Staffer And Former Geithner Advisor As Chief Of Staff

Yellen Appoints Bloomberg Staffer And Former Geithner Advisor As Chief Of Staff Janet Yellen, the incoming Treasury Secretary who will "coordinate" closely with Jerome Powell now that the Treasury .....»»

Category: worldSource: nytJan 11th, 2021

PPP leaves out small business, lacks oversight, Sen. Wyden says

In a wide-ranging interview with the Business Journal, the ranking member of the Senate Finance Committee discusses federal aid, extending unemployment and getting more money to rural hospitals......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 29th, 2020

Seeking equity in PPP lending, Wyden seeks demographic information

The Oregon Senator, the ranking member of the Senate Finance Committee, wants to know whether people of color had equitable access to $349 billion in business relief loans......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2020

Mnuchin says jobless claims data is not relevant as Senate coronavirus stimulus changes the calculus of business owners

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Thursday said the historic jump .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 26th, 2020

Capitol Report: Senate strains to reach common ground on coronavirus stimulus deal

Senate lawmakers are racing to finish a massive aid package to help Americans devastated by the coronavirus, as Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said it needed to be completed “today.”.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 23rd, 2020

Schumer had "productive" meeting with Mnuchin, spokesman says

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin had a "productive" meeting late Sunday.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 22nd, 2020

Mnuchin suggests coronavirus relief measure may be in trouble in Senate

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Sunday suggested Senate might make changes to the coronavirus relief measure passed by the House, which would delay the measure.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2020

Senate Finance Committee chairman exploring "targeted tax relief" as coronavirus response: spokesman

Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley is exploring "targeted tax relie.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 9th, 2020

Senate Finance chairman exploring "targeted tax relief" as coronavirus response: spokesman

Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley is exploring "targeted tax re.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 9th, 2020

U.S. senator"s trade advice to EU: Keep calm and put agriculture on the table

The Trump administration would face resistance from the U.S. Congress if it tried to push through a mini trade deal with the European Union that did not include agriculture, U.S. Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley said on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 4th, 2020

Rishi Sunak named new Chancellor after resignation of Javid

Rishi Sunak was named the U.K.'s Chancellor of the Exchequer, just minutes after the surprise resignation of Sajid Javid. Sunak, the chief secretary to the Treasury, has a background in finance including at hedge fund The Children's.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 13th, 2020

Mnuchin and top Democrat step up infrastructure talks, but some White House officials are skeptical

The Democratic chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee has met with President Trump’s Treasury Secretary, officials said......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 4th, 2020

U.S. Treasury Secretary optimistic on trade deal with UK

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Saturday he was optimistic about the chances of a trade deal between the United States and Britain this year, adding that he earlier met Britain's finance minister to discuss it......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 25th, 2020

New North American Trade Pact Nears Finish In US Senate

The U.S. Senate Finance Committee on Tuesday voted 25-3 to move the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 8th, 2020

U.S. Senate Finance panel advances new North American trade deal

The U.S. Senate Finance Committee voted on Tuesday to approve the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, moving the revamped North American trade deal a step closer to a final Senate vote in the coming days or weeks......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 7th, 2020