United States Treasury security

Greenspan: Debt Fight is 'Shock to the System'Alan Greenspan tells CBS News Congress is jeopardizing trust in the American economy, and in the U.S. dollar.
White House Meeting Ends With No DealNo deal was struck after House Republicans met with President Obama proposing to raise the debt limit for six weeks.
Short-Term Funds Show Stress As Default LoomsFidelity Investments, the nation's largest money market mutual fund manager, has sold all of its short-term U.S. government debt — the latest sign that investors are increasingly nervous about the possibility of a government default.