Fed’s Brainard Nods to March Rate Hike as Calls for Action Grow

Reuters, Jan. 13, 2022–Lindsay Dunsmuir, Ann Saphir
As continued high inflation eats further into Americans’ pocketbooks, Federal Reserve Governor Lael Brainard on Thursday became the latest, and most senior, U.S. central banker to signal that the Fed is getting ready to start raising interest rates in March.