In public discourse on the future course of the federal funds
rate, the Taylor rule serves as a very common benchmark.
Consolidated Federal Funds
Report: 2010 and Federal Aid to States for Fiscal Year 2010 - These two reports provide an overview of virtually all federal spending at the national, state and county levels.
The effects of these events can be seen in the trends of not only the federal funds
market, but also the repo, commercial paper, Libor, and Eurodollar markets.
According to the textbook view, the Federal Reserve controls the federal funds
rate by varying the supply of reserves available to the banking system.
This report responds to Congress' request for information on federal funds
provided for fiscal years 2002 through 2009 to selected organizations involved in health-related activities and their affiliates: Advocates for Youth, the Guttmacher Institute, the International Planned Parenthood Federation, the Planned Parenthood Federation of America, the Population Council, and the Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States.
Some 65 FBI agents and investigators from the US Dept of Education stormed into the local Education Dept in search of documents and information about an alleged federal funds
fraud scheme, reports The Puerto Rico Daily Sun (March 3, 2010).
The Federal Reserve's main operating target in conducting monetary policy has been, for many years, the federal funds
rate, which is the interest rate financial institutions charge each other in the interbank market for short-term (usually overnight) loans.
Ted Stevens, the Alaska Republican most famous for his Bridge to Nowhere, constructed out of $233 million in federal funds
Representatives of women's groups were told that new federal guidelines for funding will prohibit them from engaging in any advocacy or lobbying activities with federal funds
The Federal Open Market Committee decided on September 20, 2005, to raise its target for the federal funds
rate 25 basis points, to 3 3/4 percent.
Only three states, California, Arizona, and Pennsylvania chose to not take federal funds
for abstinence-only programs.
FOLLOWING THIS WARNING, our discussions turned to monetary policy--the setting of a target for the federal funds