Steve Mnuchin: Evictor, Forecloser, And Our New Treasury Secretary

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Above Photo: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster. Steven Mnuchin, national finance chairman of President-elect Donald Trump’s campaign, arrives at Trump Tower, Monday, November 21, 2016 in New York, to meet with President-elect Donald Trump.

Trump’s appointee is the very model of a predatory lender.

Throughout his presidential campaign, Donald Trump criticized Wall Street bankers for their excessive political influence and attacked hedge-fund managers for getting away with “murder” under the current tax code. “The hedge-fund guys didn’t build this country,” Trump said on Face the Nation. “These are guys that shift paper around and they get lucky.”

  • chetdude

    I don’t know whether to call Trump’s appointments irony, satire or massive levels of hypocrisy or all of the above but no matter what “it burns”!

    Of course when it comes to appointing creatures from the execrable capitalist/banking industry for the all important Commerce/Treasury positions — the ONLY thing that really matters in USAmerica, INC — his mirror those that Hillary would have made.

    I would have been curious to see who Bernie appointed…