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Trump withdraws nomination of former US attorney for Treasury post: report

Trump withdraws nomination of former US attorney for Treasury post: report
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President TrumpDonald TrumpBlinken holds first calls as Biden's secretary of State Senators discussing Trump censure resolution Dobbs: Republicans lost in 2020 because they 'forgot who was the true leader' MORE is withdrawing his nomination for the Treasury Department's undersecretary for terrorism and financial crimes, according to Axios.

Jessie Liu, a former U.S. attorney for D.C., left her post on Jan. 31 after the president nominated her for the Treasury position in December. 

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The Axios report comes shortly after all four prosecutors quit Stone's case Tuesday after the Department of Justice asked for a lighter sentence than what they recommended.  

Liu was set to testify before the Senate Banking Committee on Thursday. 

The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment from The Hill.