The Federal Reserve has long been regarded as independent from political influence. But its reputation has been called in to question in recent months after unprecedented pressure to lower rates from President Donald Trump. Potential Federal Reserve nominee Judy Shelton sees some grey area when it comes to the independence of the central bank. When asked by Markets Insider whether the central bank was currently an independent institution, Shelton said it would be "superficial" to answer yes...


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