MBA Statement on Steven Mnuchin Being Confirmed as Treasury Secretary
|Rob Van Raaphorst
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WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 13, 2017) - -Statement by MBA President & CEO David Stevens on the U.S. Senate approving the nomination of Steven Mnuchin to run the Department of Treasury.
"MBA applauds the Senate for confirming Steven Mnuchin as the next Treasury Secretary. His experience and deep knowledge of the financial markets will serve him well in this position. Specifically, we are encouraged by Secretary Mnuchin's willingness to focus on GSE reform, tax reform and rebalancing the mortgage market regulatory framework. MBA looks forward to working with the Secretary, his team and other members of the Administration to address these and other issues facing the real-estate finance industry and the American economy."