Steve Mnuchin has been confirmed as Treasury Secretary. The vote to confirm Mnuchin was 53-47.

Steven Mnuchin Is Confirmed as Treasury Secretary

WASHINGTON – The Senate confirmed Steven T. Mnuchin, a former Goldman Sachs banker and Hollywood film financier, to be secretary of the Treasury Department on Monday, putting in place a key lieutenant to President Trump who will help drive the administration’s plans to overhaul the tax code, renegotiate trade deals and remake financial regulations.