These two articles were juxtaposed in the NYT today. At a casual glance they look contradictory, and in my experience in my personal sphere no one has asked for this to be explained in the political arena. Maybe because I have a porcupine sort of personality. We are apt to discuss parts more deeply but not so much connections. If you were running for office how would you develop the narrative?
Fed Officials’ Comments Underscore Divisions Over Action
By BINYAMIN APPELBAUM (NYT)
Eric S. Rosengren, president of the Boston Fed, said significant economic indicators were showing weakness, reinforcing the need for the Fed to expand its holdings.
Wall Street Rally Continues
By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS (NYT)
The markets rose Monday, a day without any economic news and with investors still feeling optimistic after last week’s reports on jobs.