January 26th, 2009
07:55 PM ET
9 years ago

Geithner sworn in as Treasury Secretary

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WASHINGTON (CNN) - Vice President Joe Biden swore in Timothy Geithner as the nation's next Treasury Secretary as President Obama looked on Monday evening.

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Updated 7:55 p.m.

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soundoff (155 Responses)
  1. Kevin

    Thank God we have a Treasury Secretary. Get to work and make sure to pay those taxes LOL

    January 27, 2009 12:35 am at 12:35 am |
  2. 30m-PA-Democrat-voted Clinton then McCain

    Sad day in America. Second to Jan. 20, 2009.

    January 27, 2009 12:42 am at 12:42 am |
  3. 30m-PA-Democrat-voted Clinton then McCain

    Alright DEMS, can we be neutral for once and admit this was a very poor pick or are you going to support Obama no matter what he does.

    January 27, 2009 12:47 am at 12:47 am |
  4. walter

    The Liberals said the" Bushies" were all crooks but yet the Obamait's are crooks even before the swearing in!! Are we the laughing stock of the world now or what!!!!!!!!

    January 27, 2009 12:50 am at 12:50 am |
  5. go away mongers -Ventura ca

    Experts seem to agree that this guy knows what he's doing and he is NO CROOK- They left office 6 days ago-You repugs astound me- No wonder your party is DEAD.

    January 27, 2009 12:55 am at 12:55 am |
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