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President Mester explains challenge facing FOMC as it mulls rate rises in March and beyond

The Federal Open Market Committee must figure out a policy path that subdues inflation without squelching economic growth, President Mester said in a February 9 interview with CNN's Richard Quest.

"Job 1 for us now is to remove emergency accommodation in a way that'll control inflation and maintain the expansion and healthy labor markets," Mester told Quest.

View the interview.

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