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In meeting with Fed’s Powell, Trump protested against ‘too high’ interest rates

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  • President Donald Trump said he told Federal Reserve Chairman Jay Powell that interest rates were too high in a rare meeting between the two on Monday.
  • Both sides initially issued positive readouts of the White House meeting, which Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin also attended.
  • But the late-night tweet more closely reflected an unprecedented pressure campaign the president launched against Powell ahead of the 2020 elections.
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President Donald Trump said he told Federal Reserve Chairman Jay Powell that interest rates were too high in a rare meeting between the two on Monday, escalating months of read more >>>

Source:: BusinessInsider.Com