PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: Fed seeks to reassure markets on interest rates

Clip: 01/04/2019 | 5m 40s

In our Friday news wrap, the chairman of the Federal Reserve sought to ease Wall Street’s concerns over future interest rate hikes. Speaking at a forum in Atlanta, Jerome Powell said the Fed is “listening” closely to the market. Also, China announced that a U.S. delegation will travel to Beijing on Monday, to restart trade talks that have been stalled for weeks.

Aired: 01/04/19

Rating: NR

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