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Powell says he"s not concerned about political pressure

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Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 12th, 2018

Kudlow Says Trump Not Trying to Exert Pressure on Fed

Chief White House economic adviser Lawrence Kudlow said President Trump isn’t trying to apply political pressure to the Federal Reserve nor to its chairman, Jerome Powell......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 4th, 2018

Fed Chair Powell stresses importance of an independent Fed

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says the Fed's independence from political pressure plays a key role in enabling the central bank to fight inflation, stabilize the economy, and regulate the financial system......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 25th, 2018

Fed"s Powell stresses importance of an independent central bank

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says the Fed's independence from political pressure plays a key role in enabling the central bank to fight inflation, stabilize the economy, and regulate the financial system. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 25th, 2018

RBI Bows To Political Pressure With Unexpected Rate Cut

Fed Chairman J.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 7th, 2019

Trump Plays Starring Role in Netanyahu"s Re-Election Bid

Embattled Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is putting President Trump at the center of his re-election campaign, as he faces pressure from political rivals and a possible indictment on corruption charges......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 7th, 2019

Caroline Baum: The flaw in the Fed’s forward guidance is it doesn’t know what it’s going to do

The Federal Reserve’s apparent about-face on the outlook for interest rates has put the central bank in an awkward position of having to defend against accusations of caving to political or financial market pressure......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 5th, 2019

Currencies: Jobs report fails to alleviate pressure on U.S. dollar applied by a ‘patient’ Powell

The U.S. dollar holds losses in the face of a jobs report that outpaced economists’ average expectations......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 1st, 2019

Currencies: Dollar buffeted after Fed’s ‘patient’ Powell

The U.S. dollar remains under pressure on Thursday after the Federal Reserve changed its tone in its first monetary policy update of the year, saying it would be ‘patient’ with respect to further interest rate increases......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 31st, 2019

Outdoor industry pushes political fight over lands, climate

Two years after jumping into a fight with the Trump administration over public lands, the U.S. outdoor industry is turning up the political pressure — though its impact is difficult to measure......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 31st, 2019

Powell: Fed will never take political considerations into account making policy

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Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 30th, 2019

Venezuela Steps Up Pressure on U.S.-Backed Opposition Leader

Venezuela’s government ramped up pressure on opposition leader Juan Guaidó on Tuesday amid a deepening political crisis here as Washington took more steps to cut off President Nicolás Maduro’s access to funds......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 30th, 2019

How Venezuela got here: a timeline of the political crisis

Pressure mounted on Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Monday when the United States sanctioned the economically collapsing country's key oil exports, in a bid to boost opposition leader Juan Guaido's plans to hold new elections......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 28th, 2019

Facebook has "new tools" against EU election meddling

Facebook unveiled Monday new tools to counter online political meddling in the European elections, part of a campaign to answer growing pressure to rein in disinformation......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 28th, 2019

Succinct Summations for Week’s Events 1.11.14

Succinct Summations for the week ending January 11th, 2018 Positives: 1.  Trade negotiations between US & China appear to be progressing towards a denouement as political, economic market pressure.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureJan 11th, 2019

Fed chair Jerome Powell says he"s worried about rising US debt

(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is concerned about rising US debt. The annual debt in 2018 topped $1 trillion, while the overall deficit was $21.9 trillion as of J.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 11th, 2019

Powell says political factors do not weigh on policy decisions

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJan 10th, 2019

IRS will issue refunds during government shutdown

The Internal Revenue Service will issue refunds to taxpayers even if the U.S. government shutdown extends into the filing season, a decision that may reduce political pressure on Congress and... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 8th, 2019

Instant View: Powell pledges patience; says won"t quit if Trump asks

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Friday moved to mollify financial markets concerned about a U.S. economic slowdown, saying that while momentum is solid, the U.S. central bank will be sensitive to the downside risks the market is pricing in......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 4th, 2019

Powell says Fed has "very strong culture" around being non political

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJan 4th, 2019

Fed Chair Powell pledges patience, sensitivity to downside risks

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Friday moved to mollify financial markets concerned about a U.S. economic slowdown, saying that while momentum is solid, the U.S. central bank will be sensitive to the downside risks the market is pricing in......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 4th, 2019