Interest Rates

The Federal Reserve’s decision to cut interest rates could have wide-ranging implications.
The president called the Federal Reserve Board members "boneheads" as he pushed for a rate cut that would put money in his own pocket.
Fox Business host Lou Dobbs went off after another host on the network slammed Trump over the debt and deficit.
The move is meant to counter what it sees as threats to the U.S. economy.
The extra help unemployed people got during the Great Recession has emboldened states to mistreat them.
Asian shares fell sharply on Tuesday after Wall Street suffered its biggest decline since 2011.
In Davos, President Trump reminded us who he really is.
Whether he’s protesting bad legislation or the Fed’s monetary policy, Ady Barkan boils the issue down to its moral essentials.
There has been much greater concern about the danger of asset bubbles ever since the collapse of the housing bubble sank
There are several things wrong with the Republican tax reform bill that Congress is expected to pass this week. At this late
Even if the tax cuts boost growth, the central bank could slam the brakes.
Gwen Moore is pushing legislation to undermine state consumer protection laws.
A bill from Sen. Mark Warner envisions a future when anyone could get a predatory loan at 380 percent interest.