Treasury nominee participated in controversial transactions

Jay Heflin The Hill 3/2/2010

Jeff Goldstein, the nominee for Treasury Under Secretary for Domestic Finance, between 2004 and 2008 participated in 10 “blocker” transactions when he was Managing Director and Partner at Hellman & Friedman, according to documents received by the Senate Finance Committee.

Blocker transactions are highly controversial since it is unclear whether […]

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