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A divided Fed reduces rates but may not cut again this year
The modest cut — to a range of 1.75% to 2% — irritates Trump, who has insisted on more aggressive action.
Mississippi business owner celebrates rate cut
Kai Ryssdal checked in with Austin Golding, a small business owner in Mississippi.
The first rate cut in over 10 years: what a difference a decade makes
A global economic meltdown caused the last rate cuts. Today, the economy is far from that point.
Behind the scenes at the Fed
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.
Fed cuts key rate in its first reduction in more than decade
The Federal Reserve announced today that it has cut interest rates, causing stocks to fall slightly.
How much influence does the market have on the Fed's rate decision?
Markets are ready for a cut. And that might be coming — but not just because of the markets.