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Martin Crutsinger, The Associated Press

The central bank held its benchmark rate, citing low inflation

  • May 1, 2019 May 1, 2019
  • 14:46

Country sees largest monthly increase since August 2009

  • April 29, 2019 April 29, 2019
  • 10:06

For the year, economists believe GDP will expand 2.4%, down from last year's 2.9% gain

  • April 26, 2019 April 26, 2019
  • 11:04

The U.S. faces weakness overseas and the waning effects of the 2017 tax cuts

  • March 29, 2019 March 29, 2019
  • 12:08

Economists believe growth has slowed further in the current January-March quarter to around 1.5%

  • March 28, 2019 March 28, 2019
  • 10:13

Key interest rate was left unchanged on Wednesday

  • March 20, 2019 March 20, 2019
  • 14:32

A harsh winter may have contributed to U.S. employers adding just 20,000 jobs

  • March 8, 2019 March 8, 2019
  • 11:56

With inflation still muted, officials said in December that the central bank could afford to be "patient''

  • January 9, 2019 January 9, 2019
  • 16:21

The meeting minutes echo Fed chairman Powell's comments that hikes aren't on a pre-set course

  • November 29, 2018 November 30, 2018
  • 15:26

Some economists say three rate increases for next year are beginning to look less certain

  • November 28, 2018 November 29, 2018
  • 15:04