Trump 'unbelievably healthy', Treasury secretary says

Ivanka Trump the daughter of President Donald Trump and her husband Jared Kushner senior adviser to President Donald Trump attend a joint news conference with the president and German Chancellor Angela Merkel in the East Room of the White House in Was

While going through his confirmation process as Treasury Secretary, Mnuchin had pledged to divest his holdings RatPac-Dune within 120 days of his confirmation.

Mnuchin was bold in his first high-profile interview in the nation's capital Friday.

In February, Axios examined Trump's diet and fitness habits.

It sounds like Mnuchin has been hanging out too much with White House chief strategist Steve Bannon, whose former colleague once told The New York Times that Bannon was particularly fixated on the notion of genetic superiority.

"I think we should look at putting President Trump on the thousand dollar bill".

Towards the end of the hour-long talk, veteran political correspondent Mike Allen asked Mnuchin a series of questions about movies. But he wasn't cheering for Leonardo DiCaprio in 2013's "The Wolf of Wall Street". The treasury secretary said it was "a complete misrepresentation".

But the president is off the greasy stuff, he said.

FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) profit rose 11% to $562 million
These factors were partially offset by the yield growth in all of the company's transportation segments, he added. Total package revenue was $5.4 billion, up 3.2% YOY; total freight revenue was $1.1 billion, up 4.8% YOY.

Same goes for "The Big Short".

"Seven more years?" Allen asked.

"Well, I'm not allowed to promote anything that I'm involved in. So I just want to have the legal disclosure that you've asked me the question and I am not promoting any product", Mnuchin said.

If Warner Bros' The Lego Batman Movie, now in its seventh weekend of release, gets a bump at the box office this weekend, credit Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin, who publicly endorsed the film on Friday.

Mnuchin also said he was optimistic that the GOP's health care bill would pass, despite a chaotic reception in the House of Representatives and deep dissent within the Republican Party.

At the White House, press secretary Sean Spicer acknowledged the August deadline is an "ambitious one" for such a comprehensive and complicated project, but he said it's a goal the administration "is going to try to stick to".

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