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]

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Under Secretary Mary J. 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

The Under Secretary has oversight of the following:

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

NameAssumed officeLeft office President appointed by Secretary served under
Jerome Powell 19921993 George H.W. Bush Nicholas F. Brady
Frank N. Newman [7] 19931994 Bill Clinton Lloyd Bentsen
John D. Hawke, Jr. [8] 19951998 Bill Clinton Robert Rubin
Gary Gensler [9] 19992001 Bill Clinton Lawrence Summers
Peter R. Fisher [10] 20012004 George W. Bush Paul O'Neill, John W. Snow
Brian C. Roseboro [11] 20042005 George W. Bush John W. Snow
Randal Quarles [12] August 8, 2005October 13, 2006 George W. Bush John W. Snow, Henry Paulson
Robert K. Steel [13] October 10, 2006July 9, 2008 George W. Bush Henry Paulson
Anthony Ryan (Acting) [14] July 20082009 George W. Bush Henry Paulson
Michael Barr (Acting) [15] 20092009 Barack Obama Timothy Geithner
Jeffrey A. Goldstein [16] March 27, 20102011 Barack Obama Timothy Geithner
Mary J. Miller [17] March 2012September 2014 Barack Obama Timothy Geithner
Matthew S. Rutherford (Acting)September 2014February 2015 Barack Obama Jack Lew

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