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Pressure on Fed's Powell is rising as inflation worsens

Nov. 18, 2021 13:12 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell surely expected to have some breathing room after taking the first step this month to dial back the Fed’s emergency aid for the economy. Just a week later, though, the government reported that consumer prices grew...

Fed likely to signal a coming pullback in economic support

Sep. 20, 2021 11:46 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve is expected this week to send its clearest signal yet that it will start reining in its ultra-low-interest rate policies later this year, a first step toward unwinding the extraordinary support it's given the economy since the pandemic struck 18 months...