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Donald Trump Nominates Jerome Powell as Federal Reserve Chairman November 2, 2017

Whipsawed Fed-Watchers Try Handicapping Rate Cuts but Must Mind the Trump Tweets | TheStreet

In just two days of headlines and data on President Donald Trump’s trade war with China and the health of the global economy, the odds of a 0.5 percentage point interest-rate cut at the Federal Reserve’s Sept. 17-18 meeting plunged to 4% from 30%, and then shot back up to 18%. For Fed-watchers, it might signal a new regime where economic data seem to matter less.

Donald Trump’s Tweets and Replies

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