Under Secretary of the Treasury for Domestic Finance

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The Under Secretary of the Treasury for Domestic Finance is a high-ranking position within United States Department of the Treasury that reports to, advises, and assists the Secretary of the Treasury and the Deputy Secretary of the Treasury.[1] The Under Secretary leads the Department's policy on the issues of domestic finance, fiscal policy, fiscal operations, government assets, government liabilities, and other related economic and fiscal matters.[2]

Under Secretary Miller announced she was stepping down from the position on June 12, 2014, and the position has been officially vacant since that time.[3]

Matthew Rutherford served as acting Under Secretary until January 30, 2015.[4] President Barack Obama nominated Antonio Weiss for the position on November 13, 2014.[5] Weiss was never confirmed by the Senate, and withdrew his nomination on January 12, 2015.[6]

Overview[edit]

The Under Secretary has oversight of the following:

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List of Under Secretaries of the Treasury for Domestic Finance (Incomplete)[edit]

Name Assumed Office Left Office President Appointed By Secretary Served Under
Jerome Powell 1992 1993 George H.W. Bush Nicholas F. Brady
Frank N. Newman[7] 1993 1994 Bill Clinton Lloyd Bentsen
John D. Hawke, Jr.[8] 1995 1998 Bill Clinton Robert Rubin
Gary Gensler[9] 1999 2001 Bill Clinton Lawrence Summers
Peter R. Fisher[10] 2001 2004 George W. Bush Paul O'Neill, John W. Snow
Brian C. Roseboro[11] 2004 2005 George W. Bush John W. Snow
Randal Quarles[12] August 8, 2005 October 13, 2006 George W. Bush John W. Snow, Henry Paulson
Robert K. Steel[13] October 10, 2006 July 9, 2008 George W. Bush Henry Paulson
Anthony Ryan (Acting)[14] July 2008 2009 George W. Bush Henry Paulson
Michael Barr (Acting)[15] 2009 2009 Barack Obama Timothy Geithner
Jeffrey A. Goldstein[16] March 27, 2010 2011 Barack Obama Timothy Geithner
Mary J. Miller[17] March 2012 September 2014 Barack Obama Timothy Geithner
Matthew S. Rutherford (acting) September 2014 February 2015 Barack Obama Jack Lew

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b ""U.S. Treasury - Duties & Functions of the Under Secretary of Domestic Finance"". Archived from the original on February 15, 2006. Retrieved September 9, 2006. 
  2. ^ ""U.S. Treasury - Biography of Robert Steel, Under Secretary for Domestic Finance"". Archived from the original on October 10, 2006. Retrieved September 9, 2006. 
  3. ^ https://online.wsj.com/articles/treasurys-mary-miller-to-step-down-1402586697
  4. ^ https://www.cnbc.com/2015/02/01/treasury-official-among-those-eyed-for-regional-us-fed-openings.html
  5. ^ http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/2d848bae-6b0e-11e4-be68-00144feabdc0.html
  6. ^ http://www.politico.com/story/2015/01/antonio-weiss-pulls-out-treasury-undersecretary-114191
  7. ^ NNDB Profile
  8. ^ ""d22my7"". Retrieved September 21, 2007. 
  9. ^ ""PRESIDENT CLINTON NAMES GARY GENSLER AS UNDER SECRETARY FOR DOMESTIC FINANCE AT THE DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY"". Retrieved September 21, 2007. 
  10. ^ ""Nasdaq MarketSite Event - Peter R. Fisher, Under Secretary for Domestic Finance - 03/13/2003"". Retrieved September 21, 2007. 
  11. ^ ""U.S. Treasury - Biography of Brian C. Roseboro, Under Secretary for Domestic Finance"". Archived from the original on December 30, 2004. Retrieved September 21, 2007. 
  12. ^ ""U.S. Treasury - Biography of Randal K. Quarles, Under Secretary for Domestic Finance"". Archived from the original on September 17, 2006. Retrieved September 9, 2006. 
  13. ^ Office Profile from PrunesOnline
  14. ^ Office Profile from PrunesOnline
  15. ^ Office Profile from PrunesOnline
  16. ^ Office Profile from PrunesOnline
  17. ^ Office Profile from PrunesOnline