Lawmakers clash over Treasury nominee’s Soviet background, anti-fossil fuel positions

Fireworks erupted on the Senate Banking Committee on Thursday over President Biden’s nominee to lead a top regulatory post in the Treasury Department, with Republicans challenging her worldview as a native of the former Soviet Union, and Democrats accusing the GOP of engaging in “Red Scare” tactics.

Saule Omarova, a …

Source: washingtontimes.com

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