the Treasury Department


: the government department that is in charge of handling a country's money

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Recent Examples on the Web The White House directive ultimately led the Treasury Department this January to begin crafting rules to toughen its merger reviews. Abha Bhattarai, Washington Post, 20 Feb. 2024 While your company still needs one or more banks to store its cash (and cash instruments), a good way to hedge is to also hold short-term treasuries bought directly from the Treasury Department website. Zain Jaffer, Forbes, 20 Feb. 2024 Companies are also still waiting for guidance from the Treasury Department about which investments will qualify for a new tax credit aimed at advanced manufacturing, which had been expected before the end of 2023. Ana Swanson, New York Times, 19 Feb. 2024 By the third quarter of 2023, the latest available data, real incomes had grown 1.7% compared to the same time in 2019, according to the Treasury Department. Paolo Confino, Fortune, 10 Feb. 2024 Net interest costs reached $659 billion in fiscal 2023, up 39% from the previous year, according to the Treasury Department. Bailey Schulz, USA TODAY, 16 Jan. 2024 Toward the end of the year, the Treasury Department sanctioned one of the Houthis’ Iranian fixers. Matthew Continetti, National Review, 12 Jan. 2024 The White House suggested on Thursday that the $14 billion acquisition of U.S. Steel by Japan's Nippon Steel Corp. warrants a review by the Treasury Department's Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States. Christian Datoc, Washington Examiner, 21 Dec. 2023 To Ackman’s point, new data from the Treasury Department shows the national deficit rose almost 25% year over year to $1.7 trillion for the fiscal year 2023, which ended September 30. Will Daniel, Fortune, 25 Oct. 2023 See More

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“The Treasury Department.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Feb. 2024.

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