The next target in Washington's standoff over government spending is the $14.294 trillion debt limit, and Republicans in Congress plan to use their leverage to win deeper budget cuts in return for lifting the debt ceiling. Full story
Controversial consumer watchdog Elizabeth Warren remains under consideration to run a new consumer financial protection agency, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said on Tuesday. Full story
Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner tells CNBC that prospects for U.S. fiscal reform are better than ever.
Takedown: The Treasury Secretary, Tim Geithner, has warned that failing to raise the debt ceiling for this country could have serious, negative consequences, but the GOP refuses to do the right thing.
Top Talkers: The Morning Joe panel – including Random House's Jon Meacham, former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell, and the Council on Foreign Relations' Richard Haass – discuss the day's big issues including Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner’s words on raising the debt ceiling, the Senate "Gang of 6"
Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner discusses the debt ceiling and the President’s plan to balance the budget. Then, Alan Greenspan, Sen. Mike Lee, Gov. Jennifer Granholm, Tavis Smiley, and Jon Meacham discuss spending, the economy, and the race to 2012.
Moderator David Gregory sits down with Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner and they discuss the debt ceiling, unemployment, gas prices, and the Ryan plan.
DETROIT, MI - APRIL 28: Chrysler Group and Fiat CEO Sergio Marchionne speaks with the press after giving U.S. Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner a tour of the Chrysler Jefferson North Assembly Plant April 28, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan. Geithner is in Detroit to deliver a speech at the Detroit Economic