Trump Says Fed Should Cut Rates and Lift Economy

"President Trump on Friday called on the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates and take additional steps to stimulate economic growth, his latest attempt to put the traditionally independent central bank under his thumb."

"Speaking to reporters before traveling to the southwestern border, the president once again criticized the Fed’s interest rate increases in 2018, saying “they really slowed us down.” Mr. Trump, who is presiding over one of the longest sustained economic expansions in United States history, also said the Fed should do more to give the economy a lift — including resuming a stimulus program that he opposed when it began under President Barack Obama…" nytimes.com

Las preguntas para nuestro foro en finect son las siguientes: ¿Se trata de otra injerencia competencial del Sr. Trump? ¿Debería la FED apoyar en la actualidad a la economía USA?

Miguel A. Patiño                                         (Comparativadebancos)