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October 23rd, 2017

Insight

Fed up with the Fed's elder abuse

At its July meeting, the Federal Reserve Board kept interest rates unchanged. It was not an unexpected move because, as I pointed out in a column on these pages in March 2015, the Fed probably won't do anything substantive until after the presidential election. You see, inching up interest rates just a tad increases the government's

Previously:


07/04/16: The Fourth of July in oratory
09/14/15: How expatriates are forging an Obama legacy
09/07/15: Will 2016 reprise 1836? Republicans hit the campaign trail in overwhelming numbers once before
07/10/15: Obama's desperation for an Iran nuclear deal mirrors a predecessor's futile arm-twisting
06/19/15: The tortuous history of Father's Day neckties
03/13/15: A presidential library for Obama's fairy tales

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