Mnuchin Request to Use Govt Plane for Honeymoon Was Denied

Newsmax | 9/13/2017 | Staff
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Secretary Steven Mnuchin's request to use a government jet for his European honeymoon earlier this summer raised eyebrows and led to an internal review, according to a new report.

ABC News 6 reported that following Mnuchin's June 24 marriage to Louise Linton, the couple honeymooned in Scotland, France, and Italy. Mnuchin had requested the use of a military jet for the trip, but that request was denied.

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Still, the Office of Inspector General at the Treasury Department looked into the matter. ABC claimed an Air Force jet could cost somewhere around $25,000 per hour to operate.

A Treasury Department spokesman told ABC, "The Secretary is a member of the National Security Council and...
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