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    Credit Card Regulations Law

    On the one-year anniversary of the enactment of the Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure (CARD) Act, Elizabeth Warren talked about the law’s impact on comsumers…

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    Update on Financial Rescue Plan

    Secretary Paulson spoke to reporters and answered questions about the use of $700 billion authorized by Congress in response to the financial and economic crisis. In his remarks he…

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    Role of Government in Housing Finance

    The Departments of the Treasury and Housing and Urban Development co-sponsored a conference on the future of housing finance in anticipation of a comprehensive proposal for new regulations…

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    Social Security and Medicare Trustees Report

    The Social Security and Medicare fund trustees released their annual report on the fiscal condition of both federal programs. Trustees included Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner, Health…

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    One Year Anniversary of 2010 Financial Regulations Law

    Members of the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC), which was created as a provision of the 2010 financial regulations law, talked about what had happened since the law’s…

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    Youth and Financial Decision-Making

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, Education Secretary Arne Duncan, and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray spoke at the first public meeting of the President’s…

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    Treasury Building Restoration, Part 1

    Richard Cote, curator of the Department of the Treasury, talked about the history of the building and a long-term restoration project. He gave a behind-the-scenes tour of restored…

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    U.S.-China Relations

    President Obama, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, and top Chinese officials delivered remarks at the opening meeting on U.S.-China relations. In…

    568 views
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    News Conference with Treasury Secretary Jack Lew

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew briefed reporters and answered questions following the 2014 spring meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank, and the G-20 Finance…

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    U.S. Business Regulation

    Secretary Paulson spoke about the state of the U.S. economy, conditions for economic growth in U.S. and global markets, and the role of government in market regulation. Following his…

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    Social Security and Medicare Trustees Report

    Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner and Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, who serve on the Board of Trustees of the Social Security and Medicare trust funds, released a new…

    529 views
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    Social Security and Medicare Trustees Report

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and other officials briefed reporters and answered questions on a new annual “Trustees Report.” The report detailed the future financial health of…

    512 views
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    Financial Stability Oversight Council Meeting

    The Financial Stability Oversight Council held its second meeting for an update on mortgage servicing, foreclosure issues and votes on several matters related to the Dodd-Frank Wall Street…

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    U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue

    Vice President Joe Biden, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, and others spoke at the start of the annual U.S.-China economic and strategic dialogue. U.S. officials expressed concerns…

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    Women and Economic Recovery

    Senior women financial officials in the Obama administration talked about their careers, obstacles they had overcome, and their vision of future financial reforms.

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    Treasury Building Restoration, Part 2

    Richard Cote, curator of the Department of the Treasury, talked about the history of the United States Treasury Building in Washington, D.C., which was constructed between 1836 and 1869 and…

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    The Treasury Story

    The United States Department of the Treasury was founded on September 2, 1789, and President George Washington named Alexander Hamilton as the first secretary. The history and varied…

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    Economic Aid to Ukraine

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and Ukraine’s Finance Minister Oleksandr Shlapak spoked to reporters following a meeting to discuss economic aid to Ukraine.

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    Social Security and Medicare Trustees Report

    The Social Security and Medicare fund trustees released their annual report on the fiscal condition of both federal programs. Trustees included Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner, Health…

    309 views
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    Federal Takeover of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

    Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, Jr., and Federal Housing Finance Agency Director James Lockhart announced that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac would be under the conservatorship of the FHFA…

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