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The Dow Jones fell more than points on Monday, and is on track for its worst December since during the Great Depression. The turmoil comes amid a partial government shutdown, US-China trade tensions and reports the president has discussed firing Fed chairman Jerome Powell. The only problem our economy has is the Fed. End of Twitter post by realDonaldTrump. I am all alone poor me in the White House waiting for the Democrats to come back and make a deal on desperately needed Border Security.
At some point the Democrats not wanting to make a deal will cost our Country more money than the Border Wall we are all talking about. End of Twitter post 2 by realDonaldTrump. Mr Trump continually boasted about Wall Street's steep climb during the first year of his presidency, but has sought to deflect blame since markets hit a rough patch in On Sunday US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin took the unusual step of calling the chief executives of America's six largest banks in a bid to soothe market jitters.
On Monday, he called top market regulators and officials from the US central bank to allay fears about the economy. Mr Mnuchin hosted the call with the President's Working Group on Financial Markets to "discuss co-ordination efforts to assure normal market operations", according a treasury statement.
It is rare for a US treasury secretary to make public his discussions with American financial institutions. But that is exactly what Mr Mnuchin did. So then President Trump weighed in by tweet and renewed his criticism of the Federal Reserve.
That also did not have the desired effect. Instead of the typical Santa Rally, we saw US investors flee stocks for safety. Scott Sargent , Jonathan M.
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Dow drops more than points Markets go down," Mnuchin said on the sidelines of a meeting of global finance chiefs and central bankers hosted by the International Monetary Fund.
After US stocks suffered their worst sell-off in eight months on Wednesday, President Donald Trump blasted the Fed as "crazy" for continuing to raise interest rates this year. Trump says point market drop is 'a correction that we've been waiting for'.
I think the Fed has gone crazy. Michelle Smith, a Federal Reserve spokeswoman, declined to comment on Trump's remarks. Under Chairman Jerome Powell, the Fed has been raising rates to try to prevent the US economy from overheating as it benefits from one of the longest expansions on record.
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Retrieved October 14, When the Treasury needs to borrow money, it goes the the FED the same as any other bank.