Posted by Larry Doyle on February 28th, 2013 9:13 AM |
Jack Lew was confirmed yesterday to be the next Secretary of Treasury.
I am not impressed.
I questioned Lew’s qualifications early on when inquiring as to Who Should/Will Be The Next Treasury Secretary? Nothing I have seen or heard since has given me any greater degree of confidence in this appointment. If anything, I am less impressed now than before. Why so? Well, what exactly are the duties and functions of the US Treasury? From the US Treasury site, we learn the Secretary is charged with the following: