Treasury Department

President Barack Obama signs the Affordable Health Care for America Act during a ceremony with fellow Democrats in the East Room of the White House on March 23, 2010 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Obama Administration Delays ‘Obamacare’ Employer Mandate Until 2015

The Obama administration announced Tuesday that it will delay the Affordable Care Act’s mandate for employers to provide health insurance until 2015.

07/02/2013

A House committee says a soon-to-be released Treasury Department report finds the Internal Revenue Service spent about $50 million to hold about 220 conferences for employees between 2010 and 2012. (read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

House Panel: IRS Conferences Racked Up $50M Tab, Hefty Hotel Bills

A House committee says a soon-to-be released Treasury Department report finds the Internal Revenue Service spent about $50 million to hold about 220 conferences for employees between 2010 and 2012.

06/02/2013

Alcohol beverages could soon carry nutritional labels like those on food — but only if the producers want to put them there. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Government Allowing Nutrition Labels On Alcohol Drinks

Alcohol beverages could soon carry nutritional labels like those on food — but only if the producers want to put them there.

06/01/2013

A federal judge is ordering the IRS to explain under oath how it lost a trove of emails to and from a central figure in the agency's tea party controversy. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

IRS Replaces Lerner Amid Tea Party Controversy

A day after she refused to answer questions at a congressional hearing, Lois Lerner was replaced Thursday as director of the Internal Revenue Service division that oversaw agents who targeted tea party groups.

05/23/2013

The Internal Revenue Service building is shown in Washington, D.C. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Treasury: Agency Played No Role In IRS Targeting Of Conservative Groups

The Treasury Department’s No. 2 official is telling Congress that his agency played no role in the Internal Revenue Service’s targeting of conservative groups.

05/22/2013

File photo of Ohio Sen. Rob Portman. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Portman Skeptical Of Obama In IRS Targeting

Ohio’s Republican U.S. senator on Thursday questioned the suggestion by President Barack Obama that he didn’t know until recently that the IRS had been targeting conservative groups.

05/16/2013

Beyonce is seen in a balcony of the Saratoga Hotel in Havana next to her husband Jay Z, on April 5, 2013. (credit: STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Treasury: Jay-Z, Beyonce Cuba Trip Licensed As Educational Exchange

U.S. Treasury officials say the trip by Beyonce and Jay-Z to Cuba was licensed as an educational exchange.

04/10/2013

A government watchdog says that 137 community banks used $2.1 billion from a special fund aimed at boosting lending to small businesses to repay their bailouts from the financial crisis. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Watchdog: Bailout Banks Used $2.1B From Fund To Repay TARP Aid

A government watchdog says that 137 community banks used $2.1 billion from a special fund aimed at boosting lending to small businesses to repay their bailouts from the financial crisis.

04/10/2013

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Federal Benefits Recipients Must ‘Go Direct’ By March

Social Security and other federal benefits recipients who currently receive paper checks have just over one month to register for Direct Deposit.

01/25/2013

File photo of a mailbox. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Pipe Bomb Explodes In Treasury Official’s Mailbox

Officials are investigating an apparent pipe bomb that destroyed a mailbox at the Virginia home of the Treasury Department’s inspector general, but a department official says there’s no reason to suspect it was linked to the inspector general’s work.

01/04/2013

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