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December 29, 2018
"I see no way out," says Sol Amith, shown at home in Laguna Niguel, California, on Dec. 27. 2018. "I am 40, have built a strong career, have 17 years experience, and if something were to happen to me, my wife and kids would be homeless within a year when my life insurance ran out." Photo for The Washington Post by Stuart W. Palley
'I see no way out': Living paycheck to paycheck is disturbingly common
December 29, 2018 - 4:41pm
Jerome Powell, chairman of the Federal Reserve. (Erin Schaff/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Federal Reserve took President Trump's advice on interest rates. Now he's not happy.
December 29, 2018 - 11:49am
December 23, 2018
President Donald Trump speaks as Jerome Powell, then a governor of the Federal Reserve, listens in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, D.C., as Trump nominated Powell for Fed chairman on Nov. 2, 2017. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Trump reportedly asked advisers about his power to fire Fed chair
December 23, 2018 - 9:19am
December 19, 2018
President Donald Trump speaks as Jerome Powell, then a governor of the Federal Reserve, listens in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, D.C., as Trump nominated Powell for Fed chairman on Nov. 2, 2017. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Federal Reserve hikes interest rates but cuts outlook for economy; stocks tumble
December 19, 2018 - 4:00pm
December 17, 2018
President Donald Trump speaks as Jerome Powell, then a governor of the Federal Reserve, listens in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, D.C., as Trump nominated Powell for Fed chairman on Nov. 2, 2017. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Federal Reserve expected to hike interest rates Wednesday, a move Trump calls 'foolish' and 'incredible'
December 17, 2018 - 11:34am
September 28, 2018
Consumers wait in line inside an ice cream store in the French Quarter district of New Orleans on June 13, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Akasha Rabut.
US consumer spending cools; inflation stays near Fed goal
September 28, 2018 - 12:20pm
September 27, 2018
Weekly averages for 30-year and 15-year fixed-rate mortgage rates, in percent
Mortgage rates soar to 7-year highs
September 27, 2018 - 6:30pm
June 13, 2018
Jerome Powell, chairman of the Federal Reserve. (Erin Schaff/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Federal Reserve bumps up interest rate, signals two more hikes likely in 2018
June 13, 2018 - 1:52pm
May 1, 2018
U.S. economy hits milestone as Fed tries to keep growth rolling
May 1, 2018 - 6:59am
April 24, 2018
Hard red winter wheat is harvested at sunset with a combine harvester in Kansas. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker
Next threat stalking American farmers is the end of cheap money
April 24, 2018 - 9:42am
February 5, 2018
A Wells Fargo bank branch in New York on Jan. 5, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Tepper.
Fed's Wells Fargo punishment sets precedent for harsher era
February 5, 2018 - 9:48am
November 4, 2017
Their view: A solid choice for Fed chair
November 4, 2017 - 7:02am
November 2, 2017
Jerome Powell, a member of the Federal Reserve’s board since 2012, in Washington, Oct. 31, 2017. Lexey Swall / Copyright 2017 The New York Times.
Trump nominates Jerome Powell for Fed chair
November 2, 2017 - 2:50pm
October 30, 2017
Trump said to plan Fed chair pick announcement Thursday
October 30, 2017 - 1:23pm
March 12, 2017
President Donald Trump's senior advisor Jared Kushner (L) and the head of the National Economic Council Gary Cohn, talk with Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne (C) during Trump's meeting with U.S. auto industry CEOs at the White House in Washington Jan. 24, 2017. Reuters / Kevin Lamarque
Trump economic adviser: Fed doing 'good job,' respects independence
March 12, 2017 - 11:28am
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