Fed Chair Janet Yellen on not raising rates

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen will speak following the Fed’s statement on its latest interest rate decision. PBS NewsHour will live stream the event, scheduled for 2:30 p.m. EDT Thursday.

In a much anticipated announcement Thursday, the Federal Reserve said it would leave interest rates unchanged. The annoncement comes after two days of policy meetings in Washington.

Folowing the announcement, Fed Chair Janet Yellen will hold a press conference, scheduled for 2:30 p.m. EDT. PBS NewsHour will live stream the event in the player above.

We have more coverage of the Fed’s decision on Making Sen$e, including, everything you need to know about the potential interest rate hike.

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