Tim Geithner Is Just As Sick of All This Debt-Limit Discussion As We Are


He’s reportedly told the White House he might step down from his Treasury secretary post as soon as an agreement on raising the debt ceiling is reached. He’s the last remaining member of Obama’s original economic team, and his departure would mean two open posts to fill, with Council of Economic Advisors head Austan Goolsbee set to leave in August. [Bloomberg]