The Congressional Budget Office on Monday lowered its estimates of projected deficits over the next decade because of lower spending on healthcare.
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Insurance coverage provisions will cost $104 billion less than estimated over 10 years.
Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner’s upcoming book tour will reportedly include a few other top veterans of the financial crisis.
The CBO projects a $492 billion deficit for 2014, down from $514 billion.
The World Trade Organization on Monday forecast a modest increase in global trade over the next two years.
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew signed the loan guarantee on Monday.
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Conservatives have derided the Ex-Im bank as a form of corporate welfare.
Rep. Charles Boustany slammed the Obama administration for what he called "obstruction."
Critics of the big banks are crying foul about legislation that is moving through Congress.
The IRS commissioner told lawmakers that Congress needed to act to help taxpayers.