The Fed must consider the many uncertainties facing the global economy before raising rates.
Interest on the debt promises to play havoc with the federal budget.
The changing views of the Fed seem to have simply followed the mood of the financial markets.
The president of the AFL-CIO is pushing the Federal Reserve to avoid an interest rate hike.
The Federal Reserve agreed to keep rates near zero Wednesday, but is eyeing a hike likely later...
The actual machinations of the US government can be more bizarre than even best-selling fiction.
The Federal Reserve has ended quantitative easing but will keep interest rates near zero.
This week America witnessed Black Thursday for workers and families as the Senate defeated a...
There's no way around basic economics: Borrowing costs for the island will increase.
What happens when international turmoil undermines domestic economic progress?
The Fed appears to have acted prematurely by raising the federal funds interest rate.
Senate Dems urged caution as the Fed prepares for its first interest rate hike since the recession.
Some predict an interest rate hike this summer, but the labor market hasn't fully recovered.
Is this any way to show the world how to make monetary policy?
No surprises this afternoon from the Federal Open Market Committee.
Senate Banking Committee Chairman Chris Dodd (D-Conn.) today welcomed Federal Reserve Chairmen Ben...