Speaker - Henry M. Paulson

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President George W. Bush nominated Henry M. Paulson, Jr. to be the 74th Secretary of the Treasury on June 19, 2006. The United States Senate unanimously confirmed Paulson to the position on June 28, 2006 and he was sworn into office on July 10, 2006 by Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts. As Treasury Secretary, Paulson is the President's leading policy advisor on a broad range of domestic and international economic issues. Before coming to Treasury, Paulson was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Goldman Sachs. He joined Goldman Sachs in 1974 in the Chicago Office and became a partner in 1982. From 1983 until 1988, Paulson headed up Investment Banking Services for the Midwest Region and became Managing Partner of the Chicago Office in 1988. In 1990, he was named Co-head of the firm's investment Banking Division, and in 1994 he rose to the position of President and Chief Operating Officer. In 1998, he was named Co-Senior partner, and with the firm's public offering in 1999, became Chairman and CEO.

4 Programs

Climate One TV: Big Oil, Bad Weather

07.16.15 | 00:57:10 min | 0 comments

Paulson and Rudd: Asia and the World Order

09.11.14 | 01:21:24 min | 0 comments

Henry M. Paulson: US-China Strategic Economic Dialogue

06.10.08 | 00:41:12 min | 0 comments

Mortgage Markets and the U.S. Economy

10.16.07 | 00:47:32 min | 1 comment