July 1, 2009
Geither Watch: Tim 2.0
It’s bright. It’s arty. It’s rainbow. It’s stimulus dollars for the ‘hood rather than bailout bucks for the banksters. …And, he’s smiling.
After a bit of a rocky start, the Tim Geithner reboot hits pay dirt.
(image: our friend, Mario Tama/Getty Images caption: NEW YORK – JUNE 29: U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner (R) chats with U.S. Rep. Jose Serrano (D-NY) (L) at The Point community development center June 29, 2009 in the Bronx borough of New York City. Geithner visited the center to announce $90 million in financial assistance awards for 59 Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) across the country in vulnerable communities as part of the Recovery Act)