Jack Lew


  • Treasury's Lew targets cybersecurity   Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 8:33 AM ET
    Treasury's Lew targets cybersecurity

    At CNBC's Delivering Alpha Conference, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew addresses the concerns of cyberattack on the financial world.

  • Jack Lew pushes for crackdown on tax inversions Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 6:19 AM ET
    Jack Lew, U.S. Treasury Secretary.

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew has urged Congress to crack down on merger deals in which companies seek to relocate overseas to cut US taxes.

  • Lew: Need to be more vigilant about cyberattacks Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 5:33 PM ET
    U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew

    Treasury Secy Lew will urge financial firms to do more to protect themselves from cyberattacks in a speech at the 2014 Delivering Alpha Conference.

  • Delivering Alpha preview   Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 10:24 AM ET
    Delivering Alpha preview

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports which hedge fund titans and institutional investors are expected at this year's Delivering Alpha conference. U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will deliver the opening keynote.

  • Talks begin between China and US   Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 6:13 AM ET
    Talks begin between China and US

    Secretary of State John Kerry and Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will sit down with top Chinese leaders to begin a dialogue in an attempt to repair a strained relationship over cyberspying and maritime disputes, among other issues, reports CNBC's Eunice Yoon.

  • Obama administration expands affordable housing plan Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 7:02 AM ET
    US Treasury Secretary Jack Lew speaks to the media during G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors in Sydney.

    The Obama administration said it would boost construction of affordable rental housing and extend a program that helps homeowners avoid foreclosure.

  • US rattles saber at Russia; G7 members get gun-shy Friday, 11 Apr 2014 | 8:03 AM ET
    Jacob Lew

    Jacob Lew is warning Russia that it could face tougher sanctions over Ukraine, but other powers are reluctant to go along.

  • Lew: Immigration reform critical to economic growth   Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 10:15 AM ET
    Lew: Immigration reform critical to boosting economic growth

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew provides perspective on a CBO study which looked at the economic benefits of immigration reform.

  • Sec. Lew: China needs to be more transparent   Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 10:01 AM ET
    Sec. Lew: China needs to be more transparent

    CNBC's Steve Liesman recaps his interview with Jack Lew where the Treasury Secretary had a strong economic message for the rest of the world, particularly China.

  • Jack Lew: 'Main Street' hasn't been made whole yet Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 9:52 AM ET
    Jack Lew, U.S. Secretary of the Treasury.

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew told CNBC that the U.S. is leading the global economic recovery, despite still having "a lot of work to do."

  • Lew: Broad bipartisan consensus immigration reform needed

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew says immigration reform is "the right thing to do," in discussing the benefits of immigration reform on the U.S. economy.

  • China needs market-determined exchange rate: Lew   Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 8:26 AM ET
    China needs market-determined exchange rate: Lew

    China needs to demonstrate that they are on the path of a market-determined exchange rate, says Treasury Secretary Jack Lew weighing in on what China needs to do to take its place on the world's economic stage.

  • Infrastructure keeps US competitive: Lew   Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 8:25 AM ET
    Infrastructure development keeps US competitive: Lew

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew explains why he thinks it's important for the Highway Bill to pass Congress.

  • Lew: Europe needs to boost demand   Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 8:22 AM ET
    Lew: Europe needs to boost demand

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew shares his thoughts on how Europe can assist its economic recovery. Investing in infrastructure stimulates demand, says Lew.

  • Lew: US leading global economic recovery   Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 8:19 AM ET
    Lew: US leading global economic recovery

    In a wide-ranging interview, CNBC's Steve Liesman talks with Treasury Secretary Jack Lew about how the U.S. is sparking economic growth.

  • Treasury's Lew addresses G20 meeting   Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 6:13 AM ET
    Treasury's Lew addresses G20 meeting

    CNBC's Oriel Morrison provides a preview of the G20 meeting of finance ministers and central bank governors where global economic stability is on the agenda.

  • Treasury to take 'extraordinary measures'   Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 3:58 PM ET
    Treasury to take 'extraordinary measures'

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports Jack Lew says the Treasury will extend into "extraordinary measures" to enable the government to continue paying bills.

  • Defusing the debt ceiling bomb   Thursday, 6 Feb 2014 | 7:42 AM ET
    Defusing the debt ceiling bomb

    Could the U.S. Treasury Department withhold tax refunds if a government default was near? Mark Patterson, Center for American Progress senior fellow, weighs in on the debt ceiling mess on Capitol Hill.

  • US bond prices rally on weak stocks, Chinese data Thursday, 23 Jan 2014 | 3:58 PM ET

    U.S. bonds were largely flat as traders sifted a batch of key corporate earnings and data to determine whether optimism was justified.

  • Lew: Dimon and I share ‘incredulity' on bitcoin Thursday, 23 Jan 2014 | 8:03 AM ET
    Jack Lew at 2014 WEF in Davos, Switzerland.

    Treasury Secretary Lew calls bitcoin a "phenomenon," but says the government needs to make sure it doesn't become a funding haven for criminals.