Category Archives: Tim Geithner

Dumbass Quote of the Day

Saturday, August 6, 2011 “No risk of that, no risk.” – Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, in an interview on the Fox Business Network in April, on the risk of U.S. debt being downgraded. How much longer until President Obama, with … Continue reading

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Unemployed Group Blasts Geithner’s Handling of Economy

Wednesday, August 25, 2010 With reports of new jobless claims unexpectedly soaring to 500,000, UCubed, a group representing unemployed and underemployed American workers, criticized Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner for his lackluster handling of the economy. Rick Sloan, the group’s acting … Continue reading

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Embattled Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner Refuses to Resign

Thursday, November 19, 2009 Facing criticism from the left and the right, embattled Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner today refused to resign during a heated exchange at Thursday’s Joint Economic Committee hearing with ranking Republican Kevin Brady, who suggested that Geithner … Continue reading

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Why is NY AG Andrew Cuomo Doing Tim Geithner’s Job?

Friday, March 27, 2009 Let me begin by saying I’m a huge fan of New York AG Andrew Cuomo. I believe New York Gov. David Paterson made a grave political miscalculation by not appointing Cuomo to Hillary Clinton’s vacated senate … Continue reading

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Geithner Aides Worked With AIG for Months on Bonuses

Monday, March 23, 2009 BREAKING Since the fall of last year, senior aides to Timothy Geithner have closely dealt with AIG on compensation issues including executive bonuses, both from his time as president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New … Continue reading

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Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner: Human or Vulcan?

Wednesday, February 11, 2009 President Obama’s new Treasury Secretary, Tim Geithner, answered a myriad of questions during his senate confirmation hearings. However, the one question inquiring minds want to know went unanswered: is he a human or a Vulcan?

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