Articles by Tom Petruno



Fed Ups Rates, Warns of Inflation Pressures

  • 24 March 05
  • LOS ANGELES TIMES
The Federal Reserve hiked interest rates Tuesday and rattled investors by warning about rising inflation pressures, marking the first time in more than four years that the central bank has openly worried that prices might be climbing too quickly.

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