Treasury Notes

 Jacob J. Lew Sworn in as Treasury Secretary

By: Anthony Reyes

In a ceremony hosted by President Obama at the White House, Jacob J. Lew was sworn into office today as the 76th Secretary of the United States Treasury. The oath of office was administered by Vice President Biden. Secretary Lew’s family was also in attendance.  

President Barack Obama watches as Vice President Joe Biden swears in Treasury Secretary Jack Lew during a ceremony in the Oval Office, Feb. 28, 2013. Lew's family, pictured from left, are: wife Ruth Schwartz; granddaughter Eliora Lew; son Danny Lew; daughter Shoshana Lew; daughter-in-law Zahava Lew; and grandson Moshe Lew. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

A high-resolution image can be downloaded here. A biography of Secretary Lew is available here.

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