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Federal Reserve issues FOMC statement
February 1, 2017
Conversation with the Chair: A Teacher Town Hall Meeting
Watch the event with Chair Janet L. Yellen held on January 12, 2017.
FOMC Transcripts and Other Historical Materials
2011 FOMC Transcripts, Presentation Materials, Agendas, Tealbooks, and SEP Individual Projections
FOMC Press Conference
December 14, 2016 

Opening Statement (PDF)

What's New and Upcoming
See What's New for recent updates, and What's Next for upcoming postings and events.   
Current FAQs
Frequently asked questions about the Federal Reserve

Speeches and Testimony

February 14, 2017
Janet L. Yellen,  Chair
Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress
Before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, U.S. Senate, Washington, D.C.
February 11, 2017
Stanley Fischer,  Vice Chairman
"I'd Rather Have Bob Solow Than an Econometric Model, But ..."
At the Warwick Economics Summit, Coventry, United Kingdom
January 19, 2017
Janet L. Yellen,  Chair
The Economic Outlook and the Conduct of Monetary Policy
At the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, Stanford University, Stanford, California
January 18, 2017
Janet L. Yellen,  Chair
The Goals of Monetary Policy and How We Pursue Them
At the Commonwealth Club, San Francisco, California
January 17, 2017
Lael Brainard,  Governor
Monetary Policy in a Time of Uncertainty
At the Brookings Institution, Washington, D.C.
Last update: February 14, 2017