Trump Expected To Nominate Senior Treasury Official David Malpass To Lead World Bank

POLITICO: Trump picks World Bank critic Malpass to lead institution
“President Donald Trump is expected to tap Treasury Department official David Malpass as the U.S. pick to lead the World Bank, according to senior administration officials, a clear sign the administration wants to rein in the international financial institution. Malpass, Treasury’s undersecretary for international affairs, has said global organizations like the World Bank ‘have grown larger and more intrusive’ and ‘the challenge of refocusing them has become urgent and more difficult’…” (Guida/White, 2/4).

Additional coverage of the expected nomination is available from Bloomberg, CNN, Financial Times, New York Times, Reuters, and Washington Post.

The KFF Daily Global Health Policy Report summarized news and information on global health policy from hundreds of sources, from May 2009 through December 2020. All summaries are archived and available via search.

The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation Headquarters: 185 Berry St., Suite 2000, San Francisco, CA 94107 | Phone 650-854-9400
Washington Offices and Barbara Jordan Conference Center: 1330 G Street, NW, Washington, DC 20005 | Phone 202-347-5270

www.kff.org | Email Alerts: kff.org/email | facebook.com/KaiserFamilyFoundation | twitter.com/kff

Filling the need for trusted information on national health issues, the Kaiser Family Foundation is a nonprofit organization based in San Francisco, California.