• The Fed now has to raise rates to prove it's independent from Trump, investment manager says

    3 monthes ago - By CNBC

    Trump's implication that he favors holding rates down in the face of economic growth defies the convention that monetary tightening is necessary to temper inflation.
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  • Trump Slams Interest Rate Hikes, Ignoring Hands-Off Tradition Toward Fed

    Trump Slams Interest Rate Hikes, Ignoring Hands-Off Tradition Toward Fed

    3 monthes ago - By NPR

    Presidents usually don't comment directly on Fed policy. But President Trump broke with that tradition Thursday, saying, "I'm not thrilled" about the Fed's interest rate increases.
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