Challenged on Left and Right, the Fed Faces a Decision on Rates

August 31, 2015 12:42 AM

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Challenged on Left and Right, the Fed Faces a Decision on Rates

JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. — Conservative activists who want the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates distributed chocolate coins in golden wrappers at the local airport last week as Fed officials arrived for their annual policy retreat.

Liberal activists in green “Whose Recovery?” T-shirts formed a receiving line at the resort hotel in the heart of Grand Teton National Park where the meeting was held, to personalize their argument that the Fed should wait.

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