Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

Department of the Treasury

Between the ‘Line’s: Limits, Meetings, Triggers, and Cloture

Bumping Up on the Debt Ceiling – On Monday, Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner sent a
Mar 14, 2011 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

‘Line’ Items: Brackets and Budgets Edition

Brackets – As many busy themselves today going over the brackets for the big tourney, picking the next Cinderella and who wi

Good News, Taxpayers!

Last month, we reported the positive developments that were happening with the major players-

Wall Street Banks Cut Holdings of U.S. Debt

Wall Street banks have been drastically cutting their holdings of U.S.

Fed Pays Record $78.4B to Treasury from Interest on Risky Assets

Yesterday the Federal Reserve announced it would be paying a

2010 Financial Report of the U.S. Government

The Treasury Department released Tuesday its annual Financial Report of the U.S Government.

So, How About That TARP?

Last week, we reported the good news from the Congressional Budget Office th

CBO Unveils New TARP Estimate

CBO has issued new numbers for the total costs of the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP).

Geithner Supports U.S. Medium-Term Fiscal Targets at the G-20

We at CRFB applaud Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner’s support of medium-term fiscal targets, in the run-up to this weekend’s meeting of

‘Line’ Items: BCS Edition

Loads of BCS – The first edition of this season’s rankings from the much-maligned BCS is now out.