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Treasury pick failed to pay taxes

Confirmation impact unclear for Geithner

Timothy Geithner would oversee the recovery package. Timothy Geithner would oversee the recovery package.
By Michael Kranish
Globe Staff / January 14, 2009

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WASHINGTON - President-elect Barack Obama's pick for Treasury secretary, Timothy Geithner, failed to pay more than $30,000 in Social Security and Medicare taxes over a four-year period, a revelation that could damage his credibility and hurt his chances for an easy confirmation. (Full article: 944 words)

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