steven mnuchin

Most Read

Top stories

Trump's Treasury Secretary Just Had Another Epic Encounter With Maxine Waters, and Did He Really Just Try to Explain to Her How to Adjourn a Committee Hearing?
Zach Gibson/Getty Images

The fight for President Donald Trump's tax returns heated up on Tuesday when Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin tried to tell Representative Maxine Waters (D-CA), who chairs the House Financial Services Committee, how to do her job.

Mnuchin was annoyed that his time before the committee was cutting into an "important" meeting he had scheduled and threatened to never return if he was required to stay. Waters then said that if Mnuchin wished to leave, he may. Mnuchin pressed Waters on what that meant until the exchange became heated, with him accusing her of forcing him to stay by giving him the option to leave.

Keep reading...Show less