Steven Mnuchin has been confirmed and sworn in as Secretary of the Treasury.

Steven Mnuchin has been confirmed and sworn in as Secretary of the Treasury.

Steven Mnuchin has been a hedge fund manager, a Goldman Sachs partner, a Hollywood producer and he now runs the Treasury.

It takes a rare talent to hold high office and produce a Batman movie. Will America’s new Treasury Secretary prove to be a financial super hero or villain?

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  • Jake Schlesinger Reporter for the Wall Street Journal
  • Nicole Gelinas Senior fellow, Manhattan Institute; contributing editor, City Journal
  • Michael Barr Professor at the University of Michigan Law School, Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress, former Assistant Secretary for Financial Institutions at the U.S. Department of the Treasury, and a key architect of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.
  • William Cohan Author, "Why Wall Street Matters" and "Money and Power: How Goldman Sachs Came to Rule the World"; former investment banker
  • Kim Masters Editor-at-large, The Hollywood Reporter; host, "The Business" on KCRW.

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