His father, Peter F. Geithner, was the director of the Asia program at the Ford Foundation in New York in the 1990s. During the early 1980s, Peter Geithner oversaw the Ford Foundation's microfinance programs in Indonesia being developed by Ann Dunham, President Barack Obama's mother, and they met in person at least once.
At the Senate confirmation hearings, it was revealed that Geithner had not paid $35,000 in self-employment taxes for several years, even though he had acknowledged his obligation to do so,[end snip]
So, what do Tim Geithner and Mr. Obama have in common?
Well, it seems both are very good at hiding the truth !
How can a person who should have un-questionable honesty, be in control of the U.S. Treasury department?
"First they ignore you, then they acknowledge who or what you are, then they tar and feather you."
"Fat Burns" -1800's.
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