WTF Is the Fed?!

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August 21, 2019
The U.S. economy may be in the middle of its longest expansion ever, but recently some warning signs have been flashing, and President Trump has made no bones about who he thinks is to blame: Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell. But what power does the central bank chief have over growth? Nora Ali takes a look at the Fed's role and one of the tools it can use to affect the economy.