By: Beth Sammis
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
In light of the importance of car insurance and ambiguities regarding its affordability, the Federal Insurance Office (FIO) is working to monitor affordability of personal auto insurance.
Posted in: Federal Insurance Office
By: Ezra Mechaber
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
President Obama is keeping his promise to make sure Americans like you can easily see what you're getting for your taxes.
Posted in: Tax Policy
By: Richard Cote
Friday, April 11, 2014
The architecture of the West Wing makes the Treasury building a national landmark and the leading classical revival structure in our nation’s capital as well as being an icon to the period of America’s Civil War.
Posted in: Office of the Curator
By: Matt Bevens
Thursday, April 10, 2014
This week, Treasury’s Small Business Lending Fund released its most recent Lending Growth Report, which found that the program continues to make it easier for small businesses to lend, grow and hire in communities across the country.
Posted in: Small Business Lending Fund
By: Louisa Quittman
Thursday, April 10, 2014
Treasury commissioned the Corporation for Enterprise Development (CFED) and the Center for Financial Security at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (CFS) to conduct a first-of-its kind examination of the combination of classroom financial education and in-school savings account access, which could be a promising approach for driving measurable improvements in financial capability.
Posted in: Consumer Policy
By: Holly Shulman
Wednesday, April 09, 2014
Ahead of this week's Spring Meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank, Secretary Jacob J. Lew sat down today for a television interview with CNBC’s Steve Liesman to preview his discussions this week, which will be focused on promoting global economic growth and development.
Posted in: Media Appearances
By: Seth Carpenter
Tuesday, April 08, 2014
Yesterday, in a bipartisan vote, the Senate passed a bill that would restore Emergency Unemployment Compensation, a supplemental, long-term unemployment insurance program that provides financial support to unemployed American workers whose standard unemployment insurance has run out as they search for employment.
Posted in: Economic Policy
By: Maya Newman
Thursday, April 03, 2014
Treasury yesterday traveled to Nashville, Tennessee to visit the Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA), the administrator of Keep My Tennessee Home, Tennessee’s Hardest Hit Fund (HHF) program.
Posted in: Making Home Affordable
By: Adam Stump
Friday, March 28, 2014
Treasurer Rosie Rios was joined by members of Congress and historic figures from baseball to launch the 2014 Baseball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coin Program yesterday on Capitol Hill.
Posted in: U.S. Mint
By: Doug McKalip
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Recently, representatives from the White House Domestic Policy Council, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the Department of Health and Human Services, and the Department of the Treasury joined representatives from various community projects from around the country to discuss how to increase healthy food access to communities in need.
Posted in: CDFI