Mnuchin requested a military plane to shepherd him and wife Louise Linton on their honeymoon in Scotland, France and Italy.
Linton and Mnuchin traveled to Fort Knox in Kentucky aboard a government plane to see the July solar eclipse within the zone of totality.
“I want to say I concede completely to the comments of my critics. My post itself and the following response were indefensible,” said Linton.
Ivanka Trump is extending her influence as a White House special assistant into new areas, apparently meeting every week with Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin to discuss economic issues.
Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said on Wednesday that President Trump will not release his tax returns as he seeks to overhaul the tax code.
Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin has been a crucial player in preparing and selling President Trump’s tax overhaul plan.
Among Steve Mnuchin’s top Treasury picks who have failed to pass: one who criticized Trump on Twitter and another who donated to Hillary Clinton.
Senator Orin Hatch suspended the Finance Committee’s rules, allowing members to vote on Mnuchin without Democrats present.
“I think as you all can appreciate, filling out these government forms is quite complicated,” Mnuchin explained to senators.
“We did everything the bank asked. They lied to us and took our home anyway,” said Linda Fraser, referring to the OneWest bank that Mnuchin owned until two years ago.