At his Senate Finance Committee confirmation hearing today, Steven Mnuchin, President-elect Trump’s choice to head the Treasury Department, seemed somewhat confused about the Tax Policy Center estimates of the total cost of Trump’s campaign tax plan. When asked whether a plan that would add $7 trillion to the debt over [...]
BY: Matt Hoffman, Veuer The Washington Post reports that treasury secretary nominee Steven Mnuchin omitted major financial information in his response to a Senate Finance Committee questionnaire. According to the report, Mnuchin left...Show More Summary
Steven Mnuchin, President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for the Secretary of the Treasury, is in front of the Senate Finance Committee taking questions on a variety of topics from regulation to the US economy. In addition to taking tough...Show More Summary
Mr. Mnuchin, who is testifying before the Senate Finance Committee, also did not list his role as a director of an investment fund in the Cayman Islands on a questionnaire.
There were fireworks at the Senate Finance Committee hearing for Steven Mnuchin, but not over the former banker's role in the financial crisis. Rather, they involved Senate decorum.
President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is in Washington for his confirmation hearing with the Senate Finance Committee, where the the former Goldman Sachs partner is taking on questions over his resume and giving newinsight into how heviews on taxation, trade, housing policy, and a potential reform [...]
Steve Mnuchin faced strong opposition this AM during his Senate Finance Committee during confirmation hearings for the Treasury Secretary. After a glowing introduction by Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch, Democratic Senator Ron Wyden took...Show More Summary
In what is sure to be one of the fieriest confirmation hearings to date, Steven Mnuchin, Trump's pick for Treasury Secretary, is set to take questions from the Senate Finance Committee starting at 10AM EST. As the show gets started,Show More Summary
Former Goldman Sachs senior manager and hedge fund investor Steve Mnuchin will appear before the Senate Finance Committee for a hearing about his nomination to lead the U.S. Treasury Department for the Donald Trump administration.
Steven Mnuchin, President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for Treasury secretary, amended a questionnaire submitted to the Senate Finance Committee last week after Democratic staffers raised questions about business entities that hadn’t been disclosed in an earlier submission, according to a committee memo obtained by The Wall Street Journal.
Steven Mnuchin, President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for Secretary Treasury, will face a confirmation hearing in front of the Senate Finance Committee on Thursday, January 19. Ahead of that hearing, Jim Greco, the CEO and a cofounder of US treasury trading platform Direct Match, has written an open letter to Mnuchin. Dear Mr. Show More Summary
Betsy DeVos was scheduled to go before the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Tuesday in her quest to become the country’s next education secretary. DeVos, who President-elect Donald Trump nominated for the position last year, has little public school experience but...
OBAMACARE // The Republican-led Senate passed a budget resolution 51-48, clearing the first major hurdle to repealing Obamacare. The Senate HELP (Health, Education, Labor and Pensions) Committee and the Finance Committee are tasked with creating repeal legislation by Jan. Show More Summary
The Hill reports: Sen. Ron Wyden (Ore.), the top Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee, on Wednesday introduced a bill that would require President-elect Donald Trump to release his tax returns. The measure comes as Democrats are pushing to increase the financial transparency of Trump and his wealthy Cabinet picks. Show More Summary
Senate Finance Committee Majority Staff Report, A Review of IRS Employee Travel: Reductions in IRS Long-Term Travel Spending Needed: The Committee’s review of IRS travel policies as well as the actual long-term travel habits of some of its employees have led to a number of troubling findings. The number of...
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When he won his seventh six-year term in 2012, Orrin Hatch said he wouldn't run again. But now, as the chairman of the Finance Committee with a chance to move major legislation, he is openly mulling running for re-election in 2018.
Today is November 3, the birthday of Russell Long (1918-2003), Democratic Senator from Louisiana (1948-1987) and Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee (1966-1981). Long, a winner of the 1976 Tax Foundation Distinguished Service Award,...Show More Summary
Saturday: This Week's Ten Most Popular TaxProf Blog Posts Death Of Senate Finance Committee Republican Tax Staffer Jim Lyons (Age 43) EEOC To Sue Denver Law School For Underpaying Female Faculty ABA Tax Section Fall CLE Meeting The IRS Scandal, Day 1241 Sunday: NY Times: Trump Reported $916 Million Tax...
Senate Finance Committee tax counsel Jim Lyons died Thursday at the age of 43 after suffering cardiac arrest while playing in a charity basketball game at George Washington University. Here is his professional CV: J.D. (1999), Texas Tax LL.M. (2000), NYU Law Clerk (2000-01), W. Eugene Davis, U.S. Court of...