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Economy & Business

What the Fed Should Do Now

The Fed can’t keep us from going into a recession; we may already be in one. And the public-health response is more important than the monetary one. But none of that should be an excuse for complacency at the Fed. What it has done so far has been, as President Trump tweeted the other day, too little too late. At Bloomberg Opinion, I talk about what the Fed ought to do now.

Ramesh Ponnuru is a senior editor for National Review, a columnist for Bloomberg Opinion, a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, and a senior fellow at the National Review Institute.