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Martin Crutsinger, The Associated Press

Two officials argued for a half-percentage point cut, while others said there should be no cut at all

  • August 21, 2019 August 21, 2019
  • 15:12

It’s the first reduction in more than decade

  • July 31, 2019 July 31, 2019
  • 14:46

President alleges China and Europe are manipulating their currencies

  • July 4, 2019 July 4, 2019
  • 10:10

The month saw spending increase by 0.3%, following a 1.1% surge in March

  • May 31, 2019 May 31, 2019
  • 10:26

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