WASHINGTON The U.S. Federal Reserve will hold an interest rate policy meeting as planned on Tuesday and Wednesday, the central bank said in a statement that might dispel any doubts over whether policymakers would brave a snowstorm hitting Washington on Tuesday morning.
The Fed is expected to raise rates at the meeting's conclusion on Wednesday.
(Reporting by Jason Lange)
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Updated Date: Mar 14, 2017 17:16:55 IST