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Did the Trump Administration's OneWest Bank inquiries cause conflicts of interest?

US President-elect Donald Trump adviser Steven Mnuchin speaks to reporters at the Trump Tower in New York on November 14, 2016. 
President-elect Donald Trump has vowed to move aggressively on a conservative agenda in filling Supreme Court vacancies, cracking down on immigration and cutting taxes, but also sought to reassure worried Americans they have nothing to fear from his presidency. / AFP / Jewel SAMAD        (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin speaks to reporters at the Trump Tower in New York.

Last week, House Representatives Maxine Waters (D-Los Angeles) and Al Green (D-Texas) want to launch an investigation on Trump’s dealings with OneWest Bank. 

Last week, House Representatives Maxine Waters (D-Los Angeles) and Al Green (D-Texas) launched an investigation on Trump’s dealings with OneWest Bank. 

The Pasadena-based financial institution was headed by the current Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin. “There’s room for considerable doubt as to the impartiality and the adequacy of this administration’s investigations into this administration’s investigations into OneWest,” said the two House Democrats. Guest Host Libby Denkmann sits down with Jim Puzzanghera, business reporter for the LA Times, on the role of OneWest Bank in the Trump administration.

Guest:

Jim Puzzanghera, business reporter for the LA Times, D.C. bureau; he tweets@JimPuzzangher

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