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Fed Decision: Interest rates left unchanged, indicates no changes through 2020
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Trump Eyes Federal Reserve Reshaping With Herman Cain, Stephen Moore
President Trump wants his allies Stephen Moore and Herman Cain to join the Federal Reserve. Are politics and monetary policy on a collision course? Binyamin Appelbaum and Diane Swonk join Meghna Chakrabarti.
Aired 1 year ago 20:54
Trumps Plan to Politicize the Fed
President Donald Trump has floated the idea of nominating former presidential candidate Herman Cain and conservative pundit Stephen Moore to policy seats on the Federal Reserveâ€™s board. Would Cain and Moore alone swing interest rates? Probably not. But their appointments could erode non-partisan standards that make the Fed one of the most important economic institutions in the world. Guest: Jordan Weissmann, Slateâ€™s senior business and economics correspondent.
Aired 1 year ago 25:36
Is the Feds Independence on the Line?
President Trumpâ€™s backing of two nominees for the Federal Reserve Board is raising questions about the importance of the central bankâ€™s nonpartisan image.