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|Director of the Office of Management and Budget|
February 16, 2017
|Deputy||Russell Vought (Nominee)|
|Preceded by||Shaun Donovan|
|Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
November 25, 2017
|Preceded by||Richard Cordray|
|Succeeded by||Kathleen Kraninger
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from South Carolina's 5th district
January 3, 2011 – February 16, 2017
|Preceded by||John Spratt|
|Succeeded by||Ralph Norman|
|Member of the South Carolina Senate
from the 16th district
January 3, 2009 – January 3, 2011
|Preceded by||Chauncey K. Gregory|
|Succeeded by||Chauncey K. Gregory|
|Member of the South Carolina House of Representatives
from the 45th district
January 3, 2007 – January 3, 2009
|Preceded by||Eldridge Emory|
|Succeeded by||Debora Long|
John Michael Mulvaney
July 21, 1967
Alexandria, Virginia, U.S.
Pamela West (m. 1998)
|Alma mater||Georgetown University (BS)
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (JD)
John Michael "Mick" Mulvaney (born July 21, 1967) is an American politician. He is the 44th and current Director of the Office of Management and Budget since February 16, 2017. He has been the U.S. Representative for SC's 5th congressional district from 2011 through 2017. He is a member of the Republican Party. Mulvaney served as a member of the South Carolina Senate, representing the 16th district (Lancaster and York Counties), from 2009 to 2011.
He is the first Republican to represent South Carolina's 5th district since 1883. On December 16, 2016, it was reported that Presidential-Elect Donald Trump has selected Mulvaney as Director of the Office of Management and Budget. On February 16, 2017, the Senate confirmed him, 51-49.
In November 2017, Trump controversially appointed Mulvaney as Acting Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
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