won’t be the man signing your greenbacks.
The billionaire investor made it clear Friday he won’t become treasury secretary, even if Donald Trump
wins the presidency.
- Bloomberg News
But he is sharing with Mr. Trump concerns about the market and would like to hear talk about that in the campaign cycle.
Mr. Trump raised the possibility he’d like to bring “his friend” Mr. Icahn along for the ride in an interview on Bloomberg Television, also suggesting former General Electric Co. CEO Jack Welch
& Co.’s Henry Kravis
Mr. Icahn quickly moved to quiet such talk on his blog today
“I was extremely surprised to learn that Donald was running for President and even more surprised that he stated he would make me Secretary of Treasury,” he wrote. “I am flattered but do not get up early enough in the morning to accept this opportunity.”