As Fiancée Looks On, Mnuchin Faces Hostile Senators on Banking Committee

By Pam Martens and Russ Martens: May 19, 2017  If the plan was to soften the grilling by Democratic Senators at yesterday’s Senate Banking Committee hearing by bringing along his Stoic-faced fiancée Louise Linton, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin was disappointed. Neither Linton nor Mnuchin should have been surprised. Mnuchin had faced an equally hostile reception from Democrats at his January 19 confirmation hearing before the Senate Finance Committee. During yesterday’s hearing Mnuchin dispelled the … Continue reading