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Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin takes a phone call in the hall outside a meeting to wrap up work on coronavirus economic aid legislation.

The US government doubled the interest rate on coronavirus bailout loans for small businesses after banks complained they would lose money

The move came after smaller banks reportedly said they couldn't afford to give loans from the government-mandated program at the lower rate.

‘I will be watching carefully’: Elizabeth Warren just put the Treasury Department and Federal Reserve on notice about the $500 billion cor...

A battle is brewing among top Democrats and the Trump administration around oversight of a $500 billion lending program for large corporations.
U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Mnuchin walks from a meeting for a coronavirus relief package in Washington

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says record-shattering jobless claims ‘are not relevant’ as coronavirus drives up unemployment

"Obviously, there are people who have jobless claims," Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said in a CNBC interview downplaying the jobs numbers.
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and U.S. President Donald Trump attend briefing about the coronavirus outbreak in the press briefing room at the White House on March 17, 2020 in Washington, DC.

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin has become a powerful figure in the administration as Trump frantically responds to the coronavirus crisis

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has taken on one of the most prominent roles in the Trump administration's coronavirus response.
FILE PHOTO: U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin takes part in a Q&A session at Chatham House in London

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin doesn’t see the US falling into recession — and says ‘pent-up demand’ will boost the post-coronavir...

The issue isn't the current economic situation but the tools being used "to make sure we get through this," Mnuchin told ABC Sunday.
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin.

‘This is not a bailout’: Treasury Secretary Mnuchin defends Trump rescue plan for industries impacted by coronavirus

"We are not looking for bailouts. But there may be specific industries that are highly impacted by travel and have issues with lending," Mnuchin said.
Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin speaks at a news briefing

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin keeps insisting Trump’s tax cuts will pay for themselves despite consistent evidence they exploded the federal defici...

A Trump administration talking point is emerging again as it designs another plan it's calling "Tax Cuts 2.0." But the last round swelled the deficit.

‘Haters gonna hate & deniers will deny’: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez defends Greta Thunberg after Steven Mnuchin dissed the activist

"If you don't have an economics degree like Greta, they'll mock you for not having one. If you DO have one, as I do, they'll claim it's illegitimate."

Greta Thunberg isn’t qualified to lecture the US on climate change, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says

"Is she the chief economist or who is she? I'm confused," Mnuchin joked about the Swedish teenager's call for America to quit fossil fuels.
FILE PHOTO: Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin speaks at a news briefing

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says a ‘phase 2’ US-China trade deal will reverse more tariffs

The comments arrive hours before the two nations ink a phase-one deal in the first major trade war deescalation since it began in summer 2018.