debt limit

Douglas Holtz-Eakin

The writers of this century-old law might not recognize how it is actually followed

The Budget and Accounting Act set up the system by which presidents proposed budgets to Congress a century ago. But does the current process reflect that…

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FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, file photo, the U.S. Treasury Building stands in Washington. On Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016, the Treasury Department reports on foreign holdings of U.S. debt for December 2015. (AP Photo/J. David Ake, File)

Treasury eyes TSP’s G fund as stopgap way to avoid debt ceiling

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Jacob Lew

Debt limit to arrive 2 days early, Treasury secretary warns Congress

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House GOP offers shutdown-debt plan, but no agreement yet

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House postpones federal pay freeze vote

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Government shutdown and the G Fund

Just about every federal investor knows that the super-safe, never-has-a-bad day Treasury securities G Fund is the place to be when times are tough, Senior…

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Sequestration, debt limit, and more

Trey Hodgkins, senior vice president for Global Public Sector at TechAmerica, will discuss how sequestration and other issues will affect contracting and…

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Federal worker, retiree orgs ‘haven’t heard a thing’ on debt limit

Bruce Moyer, spokesman for the Federal-Postal Coalition, joined Your Turn with Mike Causey to discuss the group\’s efforts to learn information about what a government default would mean for federal employees. The coalition, made up of scores of federal groups, sent a letter to administration officials last week seeking information about a possible shutdown, federal furloughs and the impact of a default on the assets of the G Fund of the Federal Employees\’ Retirement System.

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