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Hillary Clinton in a blue blazer sitting in a gray chair speaking into a microphone while Angie Maxwell in a fuchsia top sits in a gray chair besides her

Democracy “absolutely” will survive, Hillary Clinton says in exchange at Crystal Bridges

BY: - November 30, 2022

Finding a place for trusted, accurate information is one of the biggest problems facing our democracy, former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton told a sold-out crowd at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville Wednesday evening.  It’s “a dagger at the heart of democracy” and there’s no easy answer for how to solve […]

Federal Reserve Bank Board Chairman Jerome Powell announced Wednesday that the bank is raising interest rates by three-quarters of a percentage point, the sixth increase this year and the fourth time in a row at rates this high. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

The Fed raises interest rates again, signals more coming despite pressure to slow the pace

BY: - November 2, 2022

The Federal Reserve announced on Wednesday that in its continuing efforts to tamp down inflation, it would raise interest rates yet again by another three-quarters of a point to a target range of 3.75 to 4%. Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said during a press conference following the announcement that the “historically fast pace” of […]