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Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen Janet Louise YellenThe Hill's Morning Report - Biden's infrastructure plan triggers definition debate 2024 GOP White House hopefuls lead opposition to Biden Cabinet COVID disrupted a Latino business boom — recovery should aim to restore it MORE on Monday pushed for a global minimum corporate tax rate during her first major speech in her new role, as the Biden administration is seeking to enact an infrastructure plan financed by increasing taxes on corporations.

"Together we can use a global minimum tax to make sure the global economy thrives based on a more level playing field in the taxation of multinational corporations, and spurs innovation, growth, and prosperity," Yellen said at a virtual event hosted by the Chicago Council on Global Affairs.

The speech comes at the start of the World Bank and International Monetary Fund's spring meetings, which are being held virtually.

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