Senate Confirms Jack Lew to Be Treasury Chief

He succeeds Geithner, has pretty cool signature

By Newser Editors and Wire Services

Posted Feb 27, 2013 5:24 PM CST

(Newser) – The Senate confirmed Jacob ("Jack") Lew to be Treasury secretary, affirming President Obama's choice of a budget expert at a time when Congress and the White House are at odds over sharp government spending cuts. The Senate voted 71-26 to support the...   Read full story »


NEWS FROM OUR PARTNERS
Other Sites We Like:   The Street   |   24/7 Wall St.   |   BuzzFeed   |   Cracked   |   World History Project   |   POPSUGAR Tech   |   Business Insider   |   HuffPost Entertainment