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Supplemental Financing Program to Federal Reserve

September 17, 2008
Policy Area: 
Economic Target: 
Action Type: 
Amount Spent: 
$5.00 billion

At the request of the Federal Reserve, The Treasury will market a separate, new line of Treasury bills (short term securities) to help fund the Federal Reserve's actions taken in response to the economic and financial crisis.

In a release on 2/23/2010, the Treasury announced that the Treasury will increase the balance of the program from the current $5 billion to $200 billion, a level maintained between February and September 2009.


Maximum amount is unlimited.  Amount spent reflects value of bills outstanding as of 2/17/2010.  Deficit impact unknown. 

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