The Federal Reserve held interest rates steady on Wednesday as policymakers took heart in continued US job gains and economic growth and held out hope that weak inflation will edge higher.
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The Federal Reserve has made a decision to keep its benchmark interest rate right where it is, despite the protestations of U.S. President Donald Trump.
"In light of global economic and financial developments and muted inflation pressures, the Committee will be patient as it determines what future adjustments to the target range for the federal funds rate may be appropriate to support these outcomes", the Fed said in a statement released after the meeting.
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In his latest attack on the Fed, Mr Trump criticised the central bank for "incessantly" raising rates. The statement suggested that a recent decline in inflation may be more persistent than expected, and was no longer to be blamed simply on falling energy prices. It is not the first time that Trump has asked the Federal Reserve for lower interest rates, which makes the cost of borrowing cheaper and tends to encourage consumers and businesses to spend and invest.
Moore issued a statement supporting his own nomination within a minute of Fed officials announcing that they would keep a key short-term rate unchanged.
The Fed indicated earlier this year that it would not change rates for the rest of 2019. The verdict comes as expected according to overnight indexed swap pricing seeing that markets were pricing only a 2.2 percent chance that the Fed would move on rates today. A cut of a full percentage point would take the USA benchmark interest rate back to where it was in December 2017.
The Fed has hiked rates nine times December 2015 and Chairman Jerome Powell, a Trump appointee, has repeatedly given the impression that there will be no further rate hikes.
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Moore has come under fire for past writings and comments criticizing cities and states in the Midwest and ridiculing women. President Trump's nominee for the Federal Reserve Board, Stephen Moore , defends himself amid accusations of misogyny.
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