Thune: Mnuchin and Congress Ready for Work Ahead

“Working together, we can spur economic growth and innovation to drive our nation forward.”

WASHINGTON — Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.), chairman of the Senate Republican Conference, today issued the following statement after the Senate confirmed Steve Mnuchin as secretary of the treasury:

“I congratulate Mr. Mnuchin on his confirmation to serve as secretary of the treasury,” said Thune. “Congress is ready to work with the new treasury secretary on comprehensive tax reform that will make the U.S. more competitive, create jobs, and increase wages. Working together, we can spur economic growth and innovation to drive our nation forward.”

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