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Wrong choice for Treasury secretary

January 16, 2009

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TIMOTHY GEITHNER, President-elect Obama's nominee for Treasury secretary, did not pay Social Security and Medicare taxes for four years, despite having been instructed in a handbook by his employer, the International Monetary Fund, on how to pay his self-employment taxes. And the Obama transition team knew of this when it nominated Geithner in November ("Treasury pick failed to pay taxes," ... (Full article: 168 words)

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