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Treasury nominee Lew's loopy signature gives Obama pause

The signature of former Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Director Jacob "Jack" Lew is pictured in this presidential memorandum obtained on January 10, 2013. REUTERS/OMB/Handout

The signature of former Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Director Jacob "Jack" Lew is pictured in this presidential memorandum obtained on January 10, 2013. REUTERS/OMB/Handout

The signature of former Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Director Jacob "Jack" Lew is pictured in this presidential memorandum obtained on January 10, 2013. REUTERS/OMB/Handout
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The signature of former Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Director Jacob "Jack" Lew is pictured in this presidential memorandum obtained on January 10, 2013. REUTERS/OMB/Handout

The signature of former Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Director Jacob "Jack" Lew is pictured in this presidential memorandum obtained on January 10, 2013. REUTERS/OMB/Handout

The signature of former Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Director Jacob "Jack" Lew is pictured in this presidential memorandum obtained on January 10, 2013. REUTERS/OMB/Handout
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