The condition of the Federal Treasury.
--The Secretary of the Treasury
has sent to Congress a statement of the condition of the U. S. finances.
The liabilities due and to fall due before the 4th of March next are as follows:
|For the State Department||$116,868.57|
|For the Interior Department||1,802,327.52|
|For the War Department||1,521,131.00|
|For the Navy Department||1,060,000.00|
|For the Post-Office Department||700,000.00|
|Requisitions of War and Navy not complied with||1,852,925.19|
|Treasury notes falling due before the 4th of March||1,802,700.00|
|For the Treasury Department||501,423.36|
|For the Light-house Board||78,226.50|
|Fishing bounties due, estimated||465,521.86|
The accruing revenues will, it is estimated, meet about $1,900,000 of the amount, leaving eight millions to be borrowed.
There is in the Treasury, subject to the draft of the Treasurer
of the United States
, but little more than $500,000, and there are requisitions in the Treasury Department amounting to nearly two million of dollars unanswered.