Published: Nov 20, 2020
WASHINGTON - Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Thursday said he would not extend most of the emergency lending programs run in tandem with the Federal Reserve, a move the central bank immediately criticized, citing the fragile recovery.
Published: Oct 24, 2020
WASHINGTON -- Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin delivered a downbeat assessment Friday about his economic stimulus talks with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, saying the speaker had "dug in" and "significant differences" remain.
Published: Oct 21, 2020
WASHINGTON - Prospects for an economic relief package in the next two weeks dimmed markedly on Tuesday after Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell revealed that he has warned the White House not to strike an agreement with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi before the the Nov. 3 election.
Published: Sep 23, 2020
WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin credit the Cares Act with helping to build economic recovery, yet their call on Congress to fill the remaining holes is not triggering action on Capitol Hill.
Published: Sep 17, 2020
WASHINGTON - Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is determined to push through a TikTok deal that would enable the wildly popular app to retain some Chinese ownership, despite significant national security concerns from some lawmakers, other agencies and President Donald Trump's own skepticism.
Published: Apr 19, 2020
WASHINGTON - The Trump administration and congressional leaders are closing in on a $400 billion-plus deal that could pass the Senate as soon as Monday to renew funding for a small business loan program that ran out of money and also boost funding for hospitals and testing, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Sunday.
Published: Mar 13, 2020
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he has spoken with President Donald Trump and congressional leaders about addressing a "short-term liquidity issue" at U.S. airlines, which have lost almost half their value this year amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Published: Nov 24, 2018
Donald Trump on Friday praised the work of his treasury secretary after a report said the president was dissatisfied with his pick and blames him for the appointment of a Federal Reserve chairman who has raised interest rates.