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6Jun, 2019

Raskin on the Possibility of a Rate Hike

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Sarah Bloom Raskin, former Fed governor and deputy treasury secretary, joined CNBC’s “Squawk Box” to discuss Chairman Powell’s latest remarks. “I think Chairman Powell has given a message to markets that’s indicating that a rate cut is coming. This is, in essence, a very strong signal that the FOMC is actually ready to talk about cutting […]

22May, 2019

Sarah Bloom Raskin on Possible Nomination of Judy Shelton to the Fed

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Sarah Bloom Raskin, former Fed governor and deputy treasury secretary, joins CNBC’s “Closing Bell” to discuss the opposition the potential nomination of Judy Shelton to the Federal Reserve Board.

Former Fed governor on potential nominee Judy Shelton
CNBC: The Closing Bell
May 22, 2019, 4:53 PM EST

12Apr, 2019

Sarah Bloom Raskin on Federal Reserve Nominee

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Sarah Bloom Raskin, former Fed governor and deputy treasury secretary, joins CNBC’s “Closing Bell” to discuss the opposition to President Trump’s nomination of Herman Cain to the Federal Reserve Board and comments from Fed vice chair Richard Clarida.

Senate should look at prior statements of Fed nominees, says former Fed Reserve governor
CNBC: The Closing Bell
April 11, […]

9Apr, 2019

Sarah Bloom Raskin on the Dangers of Politicizing the Fed

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Rubenstein Fellow Sarah Bloom Raskin, a former governor of the Federal Reserve and deputy treasury secretary, comments on the dangers of appointing political allies to the Federal Reserve Board.

Trump Taps Former Pizza Exec Cain for Fed Seat
CFO | April 5, 2019
By Matthew Heller

Why Politicizing the Federal Reserve Could Have Dangerous Consequences
CNN | April 5, 2019
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9Apr, 2019

Moore Wants Feds To Slash Interest Rates Right Away

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The Rock Gazette | April 4, 2019
By Richard Fernandez

Stephen Moore is asking the Federal Reserve to slash the interest rates immediately, a move that would reinforce the fears of Wall Street of an impending recession. The economist of President Donald Trump Moore on Tuesday said that he would be nominating to the Federal Reserve that […]

27Mar, 2019

Sarah Bloom Raskin on the U.S. Economy

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Sarah Bloom Raskin, former Fed governor and deputy treasury secretary, joins CNBC’s “Closing Bell” to discuss the current state of the U.S. economy and the latest moves from the Federal Reserve.

Former Fed governor breaks down possibility of a rate cut this year
CNBC: The Closing Bell
March 26, 2019, 3:54 PM EST

12Mar, 2019

Sarah Bloom Raskin Comments on the European Central Bank’s Lower Growth Forecast

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Rubenstein Fellow and former Fed Governor, Sarah Bloom Raskin, speaks with CNBC and ETF Trends about the European Central Bank’s move to lower growth forecasts for 2019, and what it means for the global economy.

Draghi’s move was significant, took markets by surprise: Former Fed governor Raskin
CNBC: The Closing Bell
March 7, 2019, 4:02 PM EST

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11Mar, 2019

As Feds Ignore Student Debt Crisis, States Like MD Step In

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The Baltimore Sun | March 11, 2019
By Sarah Bloom Raskin and Seth Frotman, Opinion

More than 44 million Americans owe more than $1.5 trillion dollars in student debt. A student loan borrower defaults every 28 seconds — more than 1 million each year, nationwide. Last year, three times as many Americans defaulted on a student loan as […]

20Feb, 2019

Cyber Security Firms Show How to Bring the Rule of Law Online

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The Financial Times | February 20, 2019
By Sarah Bloom Raskin, Opinion

The internet is broken and needs fixing. The search for solutions so far has focused on breaking up Big Tech, massive government intervention or relying on the big companies, like Facebook and Google, to regulate themselves and rescue consumers.

There is another way forward that combines consumer protection […]

30Jan, 2019

Former Fed Governor Sarah Bloom Raskin on the FOMC Policy Statement

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Rubenstein Fellow and former Fed Governor, Sarah Bloom Raskin, joined CNBC and Bloomberg to discuss the Federal Open Market Committee’s statement on January 30.

Eye on the Fed: Patience is the key word to watch for
CNBC: Squak Alley
January 30th, 2019, 11:45 AM EST

Sarah Bloom Raskin, former deputy Treasury secretary and former Federal Reserve governor, joins CNBC’s “Squawk Alley” to […]