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Trump Wants Former Goldman Partner, Soros Employee (((Mnuchin))) To Serve As Treasury Secretary

Heather Mnuchin and Steven Mnuchin in Los Angeles in 2013. PHOTO: WSJ/Getty for LACMA

By Tyler Durden | 3 November 2016

ZERO HEDGE — Six months ago, Steven Mnuchin became finance chair for the Trump campaign. Having succesfully helped to raise 10s of millions of dollars for the campaign, the former Goldman Sachs partner and Soros Fund management employee is now positioned for something much larger as Donald Trump reportedly told his aides today that he wants Mnuchin to serve as his Treasury Secretary.

Ironically, Trump has often criticized Clinton (and his former competitor Ted Cruz) for their links to the big banks:

“I know the guys at Goldman Sachs. They have total, total control over him. Just like they have total control over Hillary Clinton,” Trump said in one debate.

But as we noted previously, he had no qualms, however, in hiring one of the most prominent Goldman alums to raise money for him. […]

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