Reuters logo
10 months ago
Fed's George says September U.S. jobs report was encouraging
October 7, 2016 / 7:31 PM / 10 months ago

Fed's George says September U.S. jobs report was encouraging

1 Min Read

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Kansas City Federal Reserve President Esther George on Friday said U.S. job data from September was encouraging and that the economy was getting closer to full employment.

George, who has a vote on monetary policy this year and wanted a rate increase last month when the Fed left borrowing costs unchanged, was speaking on a panel hosted by the Institute of International Finance in Washington.

Reporting by Jason Lange; Editing by Meredith Mazzilli

0 : 0
  • narrow-browser-and-phone
  • medium-browser-and-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser
  • wide-browser-and-larger
  • medium-browser-and-landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser-and-larger
  • above-phone
  • portrait-tablet-and-above
  • above-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet-and-above
  • landscape-tablet-and-medium-wide-browser
  • portrait-tablet-and-below
  • landscape-tablet-and-below