Kai Ryssdal checked in with Austin Golding, a small business owner in Mississippi.
A global economic meltdown caused the last rate cuts. Today, the economy is far from that point.
Kai Ryssdal spoke with a former Fed governor about what it's like to be in the room when the FOMC makes a major decision.
The Federal Reserve announced today that it has cut interest rates, causing stocks to fall slightly.
Markets are ready for a cut. And that might be coming — but not just because of the markets.