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Yellen is the first female Treasury Secretary with a signature on the U.S. dollar

Yellen is the first female Treasury Secretary with a signature on the U.S. dollar

WASHINGTON — During a recent appearance on “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert,” Treasury Secretary Janet L. Yellen was faced with a tricky question: After nearly two years on the job, why is signing her predecessor, Steven T. Mnuchin, was it still scrawled across national currency? The answer, she explained, was a quirk of coinage …

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Secretary of Labor: US immigration system is 'a threat to our economy'

Secretary of Labor: US immigration system is ‘a threat to our economy’

While that may be unlikely in a politically divided Washington, Labor Secretary Marty Walsh said immigration reform is what lawmakers should be top of mind after Friday’s November jobs report was showed stronger results than expected, but a persistent skills gap. Friday’s report showed growth in overall employment levels as well as average hourly earnings …

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Passed on investment in FTX, twice, says former Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin

Passed on investment in FTX, twice, says former Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin

Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin thinks the stock market correction has turned positive, especially for tech companies that had “gone crazy” and now present good opportunities. But one overvalued tech bet he never liked was bankrupt crypto trading firm FTX, which crashed dramatically from a $32 billion valuation to filing for bankruptcy and crashing. …

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