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When will the Fed raise interest rates?

It depends upon the result of the Presidential election—but we can make an educated guess

By George Magnus  

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks in Philadelphia, Monday, June 6, 2016. Yellen is signaling her belief that the U.S. economy is improving but remains defined by so many uncertainties that it's unclear when the Fed should resume raising interest rates. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

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