Timothy F. Geithner
At a conference call with the G7 finance ministers, the haircut was vetoed by US treasury secretary Timothy Geithner who, as his payment of $13 billion from government-owned AIG to Goldman Sachs showed, believes that bankers take priority over taxpayers
When he came in, he brought in Wall Street-friendly people – Tim Geithner, Larry Summers – and made it clear he had no intention of bailing out homeowners, supporting trade unions.
I'm going to ask Tim Geithner if he knows anything about tax evaders...wait, let me rephrase that...More quotes »
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How Guantanamo affects China: Our human rights hypocrisies
May 2012, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Secretary of Treasury Timothy Geithner were poised to make a rare double visit to China for a high-level strategic and economic dialogue. The presence of both of these key cabinet officials at a delicate moment 35 m ago from AlterNet.org Read more »
Timothy Geithner Is Key To IRS Scandal
Every President His Bubble – And Its Aftermath. Lambert here: This, to me, is the key paragraph: Then Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner must have received a copy of the 2011 Miller memo, because it was written on Department of Treasury stationary and Shulman from Naked Capitalism Read more »
'This Week' Transcript: White House Senior Adviser Dan Pfeiffer
Wolin, the deputy treasury secretary, is told – as far as you know, he did not tell his boss, Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner, and Geithner did not tell the White House. PFEIFFER: That is correct. STEPHANOPOULOS: So let's move on. What about questions about from ABC News Read more »
Drudge: "They Knew."
I'm sure it was under investigation, and before you know it, a long time ago. Move along Tim Geithner should say: "What difference at this point does it make?" Drip, drip, drip. Sure is starting to feel like 1973 &. Watergate all over again... There is zero from Althouse Read more »
The Washington Post has a very solid editorial about the so-called "scandals" today. It's a damn shame that the Post's headline writers decided to seriously distort what it says.
hardworking, but when you think about his first-term circle -- including Robert M. Gates, Hillary Clinton, Rahm Emanuel and Timothy F. Geithner -- it's not clear this time around who might have the standing and the inclination to speak up when the president from Democratic Strategist Read more »