Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew on Monday.
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February 3, 2014 Jacob Lew says the limit on borrowing needs to be raised before the end of the month. Otherwise, he warns, the federal government risks defaulting on its debts — and Lew says that could cause serious damage to the economy.
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Jacob "Jack" Lew's signature, on the 2012 "Mid-Session Review" of the federal budget. He was director of the Office of Management and Budget at the time.
May 7, 2013 His original "doodle" made news when he was nominated for the post. His signature is, after all, displayed on the dollar.
July 13, 2010 President Obama announces that Jacob (Jack) Lew will be nominated to replace Peter Orszag as director of the Office of Management and Budget.
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