Trump Said Obama Controls The Fed. Here's How It Really Works
Donald Trump claimed Obama is manipulating the Federal Reserve for political reasons, but experts were quick to correct him.By Grant Suneson | September 13, 2016
Donald Trump has criticized a lot of people and institutions during his presidential campaign, and with fewer than two months left, he's picked out another target.
This time, it's the Federal Reserve and its chair, Janet Yellen. Trump said the Federal Reserve set its interest rate at less than one percent just to make President Obama look good.