Secretary Statements & Remarks

Secretary Mnuchin Statement on Economic Mobility Executive Order

Washington – U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin made the following statement today in response to the President’s Executive Order on Reducing Poverty in America By Promoting Opportunity And Economic Mobility: 

“This is an important step in reforming government programs to ensure they are effective and being utilized as intended. Work and education are the building blocks for economic mobility and this executive order ensures that government programs help individuals obtain the skills they need to be successful. The Administration’s policies continue to create economic opportunity for all Americans, and this executive order will create the workforce we need to fill these jobs.”