Regulators at last have finalized the Volcker Rule, which bars banks from speculative trading. For that, they should be commended.
When the Fed meets to decide its monetary policy on Wednesday, Jan. 29, we believe it should continue tapering its bond buying program and let interest rates rise. Why? Low interest rates and low inflation are having a negative impact on the vast majority of American families.
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