FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2009 file photo, President Barack Obama, background, listens to Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner speak about executive compensation in the Grand Foyer at the White House in Washington. Geithner has told President Barack Obama that he will remain on the job as Treasury secretary. The Treasury Department released a statement Sunday, Aug. 7, 2011, saying Geithner had informed the president of his decision to remain in the administration. (AP Photo/Ron Edmonds, File)

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FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2009 file photo, President Barack Obama, background, listens to Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner speak about executive compensation in the Grand Foyer at the White House in Washington. Geithner has told President Barack Obama that he will remain on the job as Treasury secretary. The Treasury Department released a statement Sunday, Aug. 7, 2011, saying Geithner had informed the president of his decision to remain in the administration. (AP Photo/Ron Edmonds, File)
FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2009 file photo, President Barack Obama, background, listens to Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner speak about executive compensation in the Grand Foyer at the White House in Washington. Geithner has told President Barack Obama that he will remain on the job as Treasury secretary. The Treasury Department released a statement Sunday, Aug. 7, 2011, saying Geithner had informed the president of his decision to remain in the administration. (AP Photo/Ron Edmonds, File)
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