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Originally posted Thursday, 14 July 2022
Fed Could Weigh Historic 100 Basis-Point Hike After Inflation Scorcher

Investors bet that the Fed is more likely than not to raise interest rates by 100 basis points when it meets July 26-27, which would be the largest increase since the Fed started directly using overnight interest rates to conduct monetary policy in the early 1990s. Americans are furious over high prices, and critics blame the Fed for its initial slow response.

Rip off the bandaid.