Yellen’s Treasury Work Blunted With Many Key Posts Unfilled

Bloomberg, Sept. 15, 2021–Saleha Mohsin
Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen has one of the biggest to-do lists in Washington: usher in a global tax overhaul, press Wall Street on climate change and distribute billions of dollars in Covid-relief funds. Yet her efforts are hampered by vacancies in the Treasury’s top ranks, where only three officials including herself have been confirmed by the Senate.