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WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 26: Federal Reserve Board Chairman Jerome Powell arrives for a news conference on September 26, 2018 in Washington, DC. The Fed raised short-term interest rates by a quarter percentage point as expected today, with market watchers expecting one more increase this year and three more in 2019.

The Fed announced an unexpected interest rate cut on Tuesday. Here’s a timeline of the last 7 emergency rate cuts

"The fundamentals of the US economy remain strong. However, the coronavirus poses evolving risks to economic activity," the FOMC said in a statement.

The Fed just issued an emergency rate cut for the first time since the financial crisis — and it’s a signal of just how desperate the US economi...

The Fed is "reacting to the upcoming threat to economic activity in the only way they know how – by targeting monetary policy,"said Chris Zaccarelli.

Former Fed Chair Janet Yellen says it’s OK for the US to add to its $23 trillion debt pile — as long as it’s used to pay for climate...

Yellen says that low interest rates make it cheaper to borrow and pay for ambitious spending programs right now.

President Trump says he never threatened to demote Fed chairman months after White House team researched whether it’s legal

In a "Meet the Press" interview with Chuck Todd, President Donald Trump said he never threatened to remove Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell.
President Donald Trump.

‘Tell me who your preference is’: Trump solicits suggestions for new Fed Chair during Lou Dobbs interview

President Donald Trump appeared to solicit suggestions for the next Federal Reserve Chair during his interview with Fox Business' Lou Dobbs on Wednesday.
Donald Trump promotes his reality show "The Apprentice" in 2012.

Gary Cohn is reportedly out of the running for Fed Chair — here are the remaining candidates

Kevin Warsh and Jerome Powell are seen as the favorites, but Janet Yellen, and John Taylor are also in the mix.

Trump is reportedly down to a final 5 in his search for the next Fed chair

President Trump has narrowed the field down to five for the next Federal Reserve chair: Janet Yellen, Gary Cohn, Jerome Powell, Kevin Warsh, and John Taylor.

Trump just added new suspense to the search for the next Fed chief

ANALYSIS: Like any good reality television producer, Donald Trump doesn’t want to go into the season finale of his appointment of the next chair of the Federal Reserve with all his cards on the table.