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White House Opens Doors for Billionaire Donor Tom Steyer

(Reuters) - White House officials and Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will meet with billionaire environmental activist Tom Steyer on Wednesday to discuss climate change, a White House official said.

Treasury Dept. Pushed to Sever Contracts With Companies Seeking Business in Iran

Lamborn: Those doing business with Iran should not have U.S. government contracts

Jack LewRep. Doug Lamborn (R., Colo.) petitioned the Treasury Department on Thursday to sever all government contracts with any company that attempts to conduct business with Iran, according to a letter the lawmaker sent to Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and obtained by the Washington Free Beacon.

Team of Goofballs

Incompetence of Obama advisers knows no bounds

President Barack Obama has surrounded himself with a team of loyalists who are more committed to supporting him than running the federal bureaucracy. Meanwhile, long-time Washington officials who have shown shreds of competence in the past are being swept aside.

Sunday Show Round Up

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew discusses the economy

Appearing on four Sunday news shows, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew addressed questions on the overall state of the economy, the impending debt ceiling debate, and the president’s comments on Washington’s attention to “phony scandals.”