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CLIP: Federal Reserve Interest Rate Increase

AIR DATE: Thursday, December 17, 2015

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen announced that the central bank will raise interest rates for the first time since 2006. Jeanna Smialek, economic reporter for Bloomberg News, spoke by phone about the announcement.



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  • Jeanna Smialek
    Bloomberg News->Economics
KEYWORDS: Economy, Interest Rates, Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen, Financial Crisis, Inflation, Jobs, Income