Is Tim Geithner up to the job?

    During the confirmation process, those in power were willing to overlook problems with Tim Geithner, President Obama’s pick for Treasury Secretary, because he was deemed the only man for the job.

    Now it’s starting to look more and more like he’s not up to the job.

    Geithner, With Few Aides, Faces ChallengesEven as Timothy F. Geithner maintains a frenetic pace to help heal the economy, there are signs that events are getting ahead of him.