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Will the budget deal be a game changer for the Fed?

Most economists predict the deal's fiscal boost will accelerate economic growth, but whether it results in the Fed raising rates won't be known till the Dec meeting

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Former Fed chairman Ben Bernanke says the Republican-led Congress not only opposed using government spending as a tool to revive the US economy, but ended up damaging the economy and slowing the recovery by resisting compromises with the Democratic White House.

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Former Fed chairman Ben Bernanke says the Republican-led Congress not only opposed using government spending as a tool to revive the US economy, but ended up damaging the economy and slowing the recovery by resisting compromises with the Democratic White House.

IN HIS recently published memoir, former US Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke explained that he had never expected that the aggressive monetary policy that the central bank was pursuing under his stewardship since the 2008 financial crisis could lead the ailing American economy into the

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