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ECB action, hit by Trump as 'hurting U.S. exports,' ups pressure on Fed

5 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

The European Central Bank's move to cut interest rates and restart a larger stimulus program drew fast reaction from the White House on Thursday, with President Donald Trump saying the ECB was undercutting the value of its currency and "hurting U.S. exports."
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Trump escalates pressure on the Fed to cut rates after the ECB announces new stimulus

Trump escalates pressure on the Fed to cut rates after the ECB announces new stimulus

5 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

President Donald Trump took aim at the Federal Reserve once again Thursday as Europe launched a sweeping stimulus package.
The central bank has increasingly been a target of verbal assaults out of the White House ahead of the 2020 elections.
Policymakers are highly unlikely to cut to the extent Trump wants. The Federal Reserve operates independently of political influence.
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