NEWS IN BRIEF
- NEWS IN BRIEF. // Bond Buyer;10/3/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31733, p2
Reports developments related to bonds in the U.S. as of October 2003. Increase applications for state unemployment benefits; Reduction of factory orders for manufactured goods; Trading of 12-day cash management bills by the Treasury Department.
- The Concern for the Cost. // Congressional Digest;Dec49, Vol. 28 Issue 12, p299
There is no denying that the great unknown quantity of Federal social security in the future is cost. Possibilities of astronomical costs within the next several decades is a spectra freely employed in arguments of those who look with disfavor on the program, and one which creates a certain...
- Social Security's Surpluses: An Update. Dattalo, Patrick // Social Work;Jul92, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p377
This article discusses the social security's surpluses. In 1983, social security, defined here as Old Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance, was reformed to include graduated payroll tat increases. These reforms were made to moderate the large pension liabilities expected to accrue as people...
- Other People's Money. Flynn, John T. // New Republic;2/2/38, Vol. 93 Issue 1209, p365
Focuses on the issue of social-security taxes and costs paid by the U.S. Dept. of the Treasury. Use of the balance of money to pay the expenses of the government; Summary of the office's collection; Taxation of old-age-pension beneficiaries.
- Treasury to Tout Direct Deposit of Social Security. Jackson, Ben // American Banker;8/2/2005, Vol. 170 Issue 147, p4
Reports that the U.S Treasury Department will begin a nationwide push for Social Security recipients to use direct deposit. Description of the "Go Direct" program, which involves advertising, teller training, and events for recipients at banks, community centers, and elsewhere; Goal of the...
- Treasury 2-Years Go at 1.737% High. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;10/30/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31751, p2
Reveals that the U.S. Treasury auctioned two-year notes at a 1.737 percent yield.
- News In Brief: Treasury to Buy Back Up to $1.75 Billion. Vekshin, Alison // Bond Buyer;11/15/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31266, p2
Reports on plans of the U.S. Treasury Department to buy back several of its outstanding bond issues that mature between February 2015 and August 2019. Settlement date of the issues; Closing time of the issues.
- News In Brief: Treasury to Sell 4-Weeks Today. Vekshin, Alison // Bond Buyer;12/4/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31277, p2
Reports on the plans of the U.S. Treasury Department to sell 19 billion dollars of the four-week discount bills. Auction of the bills to refund the maturing bills; Details of the date of issuance and maturity of the bills.
- Treasury: Power Output, But Few Other Bond Rules Due by June 30. Kinnander, Ola // Bond Buyer;5/13/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31385, p1
Reports the plan of the U.S. Treasury Department to release a bond-related regulatory item in Washington. Finalization of the electricity output regulations; Rules on the governance of allocating and accounting in private-activity bonds; Views of attorney-adviser for tax-exempt bonds Steve...