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Trump's DOJ Backs Mnuchin's Refusal To Turn Over Trump's Tax Returns
By Michael Balsamo, AP
The Justice Department sided with the Treasury Secretary on shielding Trump's finances.
Harriet Tubman $20 Bill Leaked Weeks After Trump Administration Delayed Release
"Extensive work was well underway” on the design when the Treasury secretary said it wouldn’t be distributed until 2028, The New York Times reported.
Sen. Ron Wyden Threatens To Block Treasury Nominees Over Trump Tax Return Fight
It's the latest escalation in the broader battle between Democrats and the Trump administration.
The Trumpification Of The IRS
Behold, the many ways Donald Trump has bent the agency to his will.
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Steve Mnuchin Says Treasury Will Miss Deadline To Put Harriet Tubman On $20 Bill
Mnuchin said he's too focused on counterfeiting to celebrate an African American woman's contributions to the country. That argument doesn't make sense.
Trump Seeks New $15 Billion Subsidy To Protect Farmers From His Own Trade War
The president falsely claims that tariffs are paid "directly" to the U.S. Treasury by China and indicates these nonexistent Chinese funds will cover the subsidy cost.
Bernie Sanders Hones A Potential Attack On Joe Biden
Expect to hear the Vermont senator talk a lot about pensions as the Democratic primary takes shape.
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States Sue IRS And Treasury Over New Shield For 'Dark Money' Donors
The Trump administration quietly moved to veil identities of big-money contributors to groups like the NRA and the ACLU.
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Trump's Washing Machine Tariffs Put Consumers Through Wringer: Study
Consumers paid $1.5 billion in increased costs for tariffs that put $82 million into the U.S. Treasury, says a University of Chicago study.
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Fox News' Monica Crowley In Talks For Treasury Spokeswoman Job
President Trump originally picked Crowley to be the National Security Council's communications director, but she resigned after plagiarism allegations.
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Trump Administration Stalls On Request For Trump's Tax Returns
Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said he needs to consult with the Justice Department before he'll comply with a legal request for President Donald Trump's tax information.
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Trump Lawyers Fight Release Of The President's Tax Returns
In a letter, the president's lawyers argued that the release of his returns, as House Democrats have requested, wouldn't be "consistent" with the law.
House Democrats Finally Ask For Trump's Tax Returns
House Ways and Means Committee chairman Richard Neal asked the IRS for six years of the president's personal and business tax returns.
Trump Compares Special Olympics Debacle To Canceled North Korea Sanctions
In two weeks, the president walked back moves made by Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and the Treasury Department.
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U.S. Posts The Biggest Monthly Budget Deficit In American History
Trump railed against debt during his campaign, vowed to balance budget.
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Twitter Users Go Nuclear After 'Mad King' Donald Trump Lifts North Korea-Linked Sanctions
Pete Buttigieg, Adam Schiff, Bill Kristol and Eric Holder were among the raft of high-profile figures who condemned Trump’s unexpected announcement.
Trump Cancels New North Korea-Linked Sanctions A Day After They Were Announced
The White House said Trump "likes" Kim Jong Un and didn't think the Treasury Department's sanctions were necessary.
Treasury Dept. Lifts Sanctions Against Russian Oligarch's Companies
By Martin Crutsinger, AP
Oleg Deripaska will reportedly remain blacklisted as part of sanctions announced last April that targeted tycoons with close ties to the Kremlin.
Treasury Employee Charged With Leaking Documents Related To Mueller Probe
The senior government adviser was accused of giving banking reports involving Trump figures and an accused Russian spy to a reporter.
Jonathan Ernst / Reuters
Trump Hits A New High-Water Mark: The Biggest Federal Deficit In 6 Years
The federal deficit has soared 17 percent in the president's first fiscal year.
Joshua Roberts / Reuters
Treasury Department Policy Change Protects Privacy Of Wealthy 'Dark Money' Donors
The Treasury will no longer require certain tax-exempt organizations, including the NRA, to identify their financial donors to U.S. tax authorities.
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Steven Mnuchin Sure Seemed To Enjoy The Eclipse He Claimed Not To Care About
“Being a New Yorker, I don’t have any interest in watching the eclipse," he previously said.
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U.S. Slaps Putin's Inner Circle With Aggressive New Sanctions
By Lesley Wroughton and Patricia Zengerle, Reuters
24 people and 14 groups were targeted.
Yuri Gripas / Reuters
U.S. Charges Iranians For Global Cyber Attacks
By Dustin Volz, Reuters
The attack pilfered more than 31 terabytes of academic data and intellectual property.
Jorge Silva / Reuters
With Sanctions And Condemnation, U.S. Hints At Shift On Russia
By Arshad Mohammed and John Walcott, Reuters
The new sanctions are the most significant the U.S. has taken against Russia since Trump took office.
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U.S. Blames Russia For Cyberattacks On Electricity Grid
By Dustin Volz and Timothy Gardner, Reuters
The move marks the first time the United States has publicly accused Moscow of hacking into American energy infrastructure.
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