"Uncle Sam Makes a Deal"

  • By: Joseph R. Tranchini, CFA, CFP®
  • May 2023





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  1. Federal Reserve. “Minutes of the Federal Open Market Committee – May 2-3, 2023”. May 24, 2023
  2. Reuters. “China declines US request for a meeting between defense chiefs”. May 29, 2023
  3. PBS. “What’s in and what’s out of the debt ceiling deal between Biden and McCarthy”. May 28, 2023