Trump said he believes “the law is 100 percent on my side.” But is it? The key question, a tax lawyer asks, is whether Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has any legal basis to refuse the House Ways and Means Committee’s request.
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Thursday on his Twitter account he will not attend an investment conference in Saudi Arabia, saying that the decision was made after a White House meeting with President Donald Trump and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.
On My Take, Clinton Yates discusses the frugal gift the United States Secretary of the Treasury Steve Mnuchin brought to Jared Kushner’s house for dinner.
Several of President Trump’s appointees deployed some of their wealth to purchase multimillion dollar homes in the District, and those purchases had an acute impact on the luxury market in the nation’s capital.
On the personnel front, the Trump administration had an up-and-down week. The departure of National Security Adviser Michael Flynn and the withdrawal of Labor Secretary Andrew Puzder set Washington abuzz. But the Senate confirmed Michael Mulvaney as director of the Office of Management and Budget, Steve Mnuchin as Treasury secretary, and Dr. David Shulkin as VA secretary.
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