Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell recently screamed the quiet part out loud when he said the central bank was raising interest rates to “get wages down.”
Watch our new video about the Biden administration’s troubling response to inflation — moves that will likely increase unemployment and make it less likely for workers to form unions, and won’t solve any of the main drivers of the price increases Americans are experiencing. Then share it on social media.
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