R.C. sent this: Higher Rates End Obama’s Borrowing Cost Holiday.
Speaking of interest issues: Interest on Federal Debt Hit $104B in First Half of FY2012—Despite Low Interest Rates
Owe The IRS? Bill Would Suspend Passport Rights For Delinquent Taxpayers. (Thanks to F.G. for the link.)
The latest from Silver Shield: The Myth of Silver Confiscation
Items from The Economatrix:
Iran, Oil, Europe Pose Risk To Economy: Geithner
Stanford’s Lazear: US Suffering Worst Economic Recovery In History
Iran, Oil Prices, And Gambling With The World Economy