Biden To Appoint Mohegan Tribal Chief as US Treasurer

Source: NBC Connecticut

“A Native American is being appointed U.S. treasurer, a historic first. The White House on Tuesday announced President Joe Biden’s intent to appoint Marilynn ‘Lynn’ Malerba as his administration establishes an Office of Tribal and Native Affairs at the Treasury Department, which will be overseen by the U.S. treasurer. The treasurer’s duties include oversight of the U.S. Mint, serving as a liaison with the Federal Reserve and overseeing Treasury’s Office of Consumer Policy. The treasurer’s signature appears on U.S. currency.” [editor’s note: I’m pretty sure most US Treasurers have been born in America. Just sayin’ … – TLK] (06/21/22)