Key Treasury Nominees Advanced By Senate Finance Committee

June 10, 2021, 6:08 PM

The Senate Finance Committee on Thursday advanced four nominees for senior posts in the Treasury Department, including top officials for tax and financial regulatory policy.

The panel advanced the nominations of Lily Batchelder, a New York University law professor, as well as J. Nellie Liang, a former Federal Reserve official. Batchelder’s nomination was reported out by the committee favorably by a vote of 22 to 6, while Liang’s nomination was approved by a margin of 24 to 4.

  • Batchelder, if confirmed, would serve as assistant secretary for tax policy, a key position as President Joe ...

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