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President Mester explains Fed goals in responding to COVID-19 pandemic

President Mester said the Fed’s use of an array of lending programs and regulatory adjustments is aimed at helping to keep credit flowing to businesses and consumers until the pandemic runs its course and a recovery can begin. Mester made her remarks in a March 31 interview on CNBC’s Closing Bell.

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