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Secretary of the Treasury

In the United States, the head of the Department of the Treasury, which is responsible for the printing of money, the collection of taxes, the regulation of banks and the management of public debt. He/she is appointed by the president with the consent of the Senate.
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The US treasury secretary left his security cover and walked across to greet laundry men, chaiwallahs and local shopowners.
US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner - open letter from GM bondholders
During a visit to Dar es Salaam, US Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew informed US and local business leaders that, Combined, the two banks lend Tanzania about $1 billion per year across a breadth of sectors.
Washington, Jumada II 12, 1435, Apr 12, 2014, SPA -- The Group of Seven key advanced economies are united in holding Russia accountable for violations of Ukrainian sovereignty, US Treasury Secretary Jack Lew says, according to dpa.
Summary: US Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said Sunday he was confident immigration reform would be adopted, .
The US treasury secretary, Jack Lew, said that the American economy was sensitive to the financial situation in Europe and was impacted by incidents beyond its shores.
Summary: DAVOS - US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said on Friday he expects the US economy to grow between two and three per cent in 2012, unless the debt crisis in Europe widens or the Iranian crisis worsens.
US Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner also warned about concerns in Ireland that he had personally vetoed plans to burn bank bondholders - many who are in the US.
US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner has reassured investors that the White House and Republican politicians will reach a deal to control finances, downplaying a warning that the government risks losing its coveted debt rating if it fails.
The price of oil right now is creating a big burden on the world economy," US Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson said in Moscow.
US Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson said that the link of Gulf currencies to the dollar is a sovereign matter, as he started a Gulf tour in the Red Sea city of Jeddah yesterday.
US Treasury Secretary Paul O'Neill said he was "pleased" with the outcome but made it clear the US would back the release of funds only after the government had taken legislative steps announced by Economy Minister Kemal Dervis.