Weekly Wrap: Interest rates and government shutdowns
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Joining us to talk about the week’s business and economic news are Leigh Gallagher of Fortune and Bloomberg TV’s David Gura. The big topics this week: the Federal Reserve’s decision not to increase interest rates; the possibility of a government shutdown; and the GOP debate on Wednesday night.
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