Senate Confirms Timothy Geithner As Treasury Secretary

Timothy Geithner speaks after being sworn-in as U.S. treasury secretary by Vice President Joe Biden (2nd L) as his wife Carole and President Barack Obama look on at the Treasury Department January 26, 2009 in Washington, DC. Geithner was confirmed earlier in the evening in the Senate 60 to 34 despite revelations that he had been delinquent in paying about $34,000 in taxes. (Photo by Kevin Dietsch-Pool/Getty Images) * Local Caption * Carole Geithner;Barack Obama;Joe Biden;Timothy Geithner
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