House Passes Bill To Skirt Around Debt-Limit Default

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
A pedestrian red light is seen near the U.S. Capitol dome, currently under renovation, in Washington June 8, 2015. (REUTERS/Carlos Barria)

‘With this bill, we’ve taken default off the table’

This House Bill Might Get The GOP Around The Debt-Limit Default

| Juliegrace Brufke
The U.S. flag flies at half-staff on the Capitol dome in memory of former Senator Howard Baker (R-TN) in Washington June 27, 2014. Baker, a pivotal figure in the Senate Watergate inquiry that pushed U.S. President Richard Nixon toward resignation and who later helped salvage Ronald Reagan's presidency amid the Iran-Contra scandal, died on Thursday. He was 88.    REUTERS/Gary Cameron   (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS OBITUARY) - RTR3W4HL

Treasury is unimpressed

Debt Limit Deadline Pushed Up, Funds Will Be Exhausted Nov. 3

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew speaks at US-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew warned Congress Thursday that the government will have exhausted its funds by Nov. 3, two days earlier than his original estimate.

CBO Report: Treasury's Cash Balance Will Be Entirely Depleted By Mid-November

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
Storm clouds approach the U.S. Capitol dome during a day of rain in Washington November 6, 2014. (REUTERS/Gary Cameron)

The Congressional Budget Office released a report Wednesday backing Treasury Secretary Jack Lew’s claims that Congress has until early November to address the debt limit before the country is unable to meet its financial obligations.

PC Thugs Wrong To Change Ten Dollar Bill

Opinion | Christian Whiton
A close-up of the front of the US 10-dol

Hamilton’s image has been caught in the path of those working to smash America into the mold of postmodernity.

Why American Jews Were Right To Boo Obama Official Jack Lew

Opinion | Ronn Torossian
Treasury Secretary Lew leaves after a meeting of the FSOC at the Treasury Department in Washington

Yesterday, American Jews stood up and spoke truth to power.

Bankruptcy Protection, Not A Taxpayer Bailout For Puerto Rico

Opinion | Niger Innis
APTOPIX Puerto Rico Elections.JPEG

Allow a judge to settle the territory’s fiscal woes.

Deficit Falls To Six Year 'Low' Of $483 Billion

Daily Caller News Foundation | Rachel Stoltzfoos
Attendees sit under the debt clock set in motion to tally the national debt after the chairman of the Republican National Convention (RNC) Reince Priebus gaveled the convention to order at the Tampa Bay Times Forum in Tampa, Florida, on August 27, 2012. (Photo: STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)

But not for long

US Tax Code Causes Businesses to Flee Overseas

Business | Peter Fricke

Democrats will address causes later

Corporate Tax Avoidance Is Like Renouncing Citizenship, Obama Says

Business | Jonah Bennett
Barack Obama In Colorado

‘They’re hollowing out the U.S. corporate income tax base’

Tons More Money Available For Government-Backed Mortgages

Business | Jonah Bennett
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew speaks at the CSIS on "The Evolution of Treasury's National Security Role" in Washington

‘Changes to be narrowly targeted and largely symbolic’

'DIRE IMPLICATIONS' if shutdown continues, debt ceiling not raised, Treasury says

Business | Tom House
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew speaks with host Bob Schieffer on "Face the Nation" in Washington

‘The U.S. … can’t take its hard-earned reputation for granted’

The other government crisis you haven't heard about

Business | Tom House
APTOPIX Obama Debt Showdown

Debt ceiling set to hit Oct.17

Is Jack Lew stonewalling on the IRS scandal?

Politics | Jamie Weinstein
Treasury Lew

A Republican congressman says the treasury secretary won’t answer his questions

Issa subpoenas former Obama chief of staff Jack Lew in IRS scandal

Politics | Patrick Howley

Lew served as White House chief of staff during the 2012 election season

Obama Treasury secretary: No federal bailout for Detroit

Politics | Jeff Poor

‘I think Detroit is going to have to work with its creditors on this’

Jack Lew's signature now acceptable for print on US money

US | Taylor Bigler
Jack Lew old signature

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew changed his old signature for all newly printed currency later this year.

US hits debt limit - again - The Hill

Politics | The Hill
Obama Budget Lew

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew prepared to deploy the ‘standard set of extraordinary measures’

No less than a special counsel

Opinion | Larry Kudlow

It’s the only way to clean up the IRS rat’s nest.