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No Extortion for Debt Ceiling Vote — Stand Up for Working...

"We refuse to believe that there are insufficient funds in the great vaults of opportunity of this nation."  Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Rarely have...

Congress in Stalemate on Debt Ceiling; Americans Losing Faith

On Aug. 2, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner estimates, the United States will default on its debt obligations. Many are worried, as the date approaches...

GOP Forces Debt Limit Vote, Lays Out Demands for Spending Cuts

In a curious piece of showmanship, the Republican leadership of the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday brought to a vote the question of raising the federal debt — knowing that the measure would fail.

Maxing Out Debt Ceiling Would Lead to Economic Turmoil

The ceiling has never been reached before, but some lawmakers are threatening to vote against an increase in the debt ceiling, supposedly in the name of fiscal responsibility.

Geithner Calling on G-20 for New Currency, Trade Measures

Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner is back in the news, urging finance ministers meeting in South Korea as the global economic powerhouse G20 to focus more on reducing trade deficits.

Summers’ Out, Recession Ends?

While the recession may have ended, the political fallout is persistent from a recovery that seems nascent at best for many Americans.

Geithner Pushes Reform of Housing Finance

In his opening remarks yesterday at the Conference on the Future of Housing Finance, U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy F. Geithner laid out four policy...

AIG Bonuses Flare up in Congress

In the end, the markets, as they should have in the first place may have to decide AIG's fate.