Casey Statement on Jack Lew’s Nomination for Secretary of the Treasury

Washington DC- U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) today released the following statement on his decision to support Jack Lew as the next Secretary of the Treasury:

“I was happy to sit down today to meet with Treasury Secretary nominee Jack Lew.  I took the opportunity to address a range of issues of importance to Pennsylvania and the nation.  I talked to him about the need to get tough on currency manipulation to level the playing field for American manufacturers, the importance of fair trade policy to help create U.S. jobs and the need for responsible tax reform to spur innovation.  Jack is a dedicated and experienced public servant.  Our country faces a host of challenges and I am confident the Jack Lew is the right man for the job.  I will strongly support his confirmation.”

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