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The measure aims to encourage consumers and businesses to borrow and spend

  • January 14, 2021 January 14, 2021
  • 15:52

Jobless claims reach highest levels since August

  • January 14, 2021 January 14, 2021
  • 10:11

Layoffs soared by 17.6% in November, driven by job cuts at restaurants, bars and hotels

  • January 12, 2021 January 12, 2021
  • 11:51

It's the first time since April that jobs have been shed

  • January 8, 2021 January 8, 2021
  • 10:32

Central bank expects to keep short-term benchmark interest rate near zero through at least 2023

  • December 16, 2020 December 16, 2020
  • 14:55

Congress has yet to agree on another round of urgently needed financial aid

  • December 14, 2020 December 14, 2020
  • 13:02

Shelton’s past writings have questioned the Fed’s political independence

  • November 18, 2020 November 18, 2020
  • 10:02

The Federal Reserve chair also warned of continued weakness after the pandemic

  • November 17, 2020 November 17, 2020
  • 15:57

Too little support would create “unnecessary hardship for households and businesses,” the Fed chair says

  • October 6, 2020 October 6, 2020
  • 13:56

America's employers added 661,000 jobs in September, but nearly 10 million jobs remain lost

  • October 2, 2020 October 2, 2020
  • 10:13