Mick Mulvaney

John Michael “Mick” Mulvaney (born July 21, 1967) is an American politician of the Republican Party serving in President Donald Trump‘s cabinet as Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and Acting Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) since 2017.

He was nominated as OMB Director by President-elect Donald Trump in December 2016 and confirmed by Senate vote (51–49) on February 16, 2017.Elected to the United States House of Representatives in 2010, he was the first Republican since 1883 to represent South Carolina’s 5th congressional district where he served until his confirmation as OMB Director in 2017. Mulvaney served in the South Carolina General Assembly from 2007 to 2011, first in the State House of Representatives and then the State Senate.