Senate Panel OKs Jack Lew

Treasury nominee now heads to full Senate

By Polly Davis Doig,  Newser Staff

Posted Feb 26, 2013 10:01 AM CST

(Newser) – The Senate Finance Committee has given Jack Lew its stamp of approval, pushing forward his semi-contentious nomination as secretary of the Treasury by a 19-5 vote, reports Politico. Max Baucus, the panel's Democrat chairman, said ahead of the vote that Lew had answered all...   Read full story »


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