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The Great Charles Payne@cvpayne  correctly stated that Fed Chair Jay Powell made TWO enormous mistakes. 1. When he said “mid cycle adjustment.” 2. We’re data dependent. “He did not do the right thing.” I agree (to put it mildly!). @Varneyco 

Spoke to @ScottMinerd  about his recent Fed calls. He said Fed policymakers are “inventing the rules as they go along...they're improvising. What I was looking at, perhaps incorrectly, was how Fed chair Jay Powell and his colleagues were making decisions."

LISTEN: 4 of the last 5 days have seen market gains as Wall Street prepares for Fed Chair Jay Powell's speech in Jackson Hole tomorrow. Learn more on the NEW @SquawkStreet  PODCAST. 🎧 Listen and subscribe here:

Highlight: @NatWestMarkets ' Michelle Girard on Jay Powell being criticized by Trump: "I do believe Jay Powell is sort of trying to let the water off the duck's back and take that kind of approach. He knows that Fed chair is a position that certainly could come under pressure."

"He's raised interest rates too fast, too furious." -- Trump on Fed Chair Jay Powell.

Pres Trump calling again for Federal Reserve to lower main interest rate by "at least" 100 basis points. Says it would further strengthen the economy, even though he says "our economy is very strong" to begin with "despite the horrendous lack of vision by Fed Chair Jay Powell."

I think someone once told me that Fed Chair Jay Powell is much more into cycling than golf... But I sure would like to spend 4-5 hours on a course chatting w/ him between shots...

REMINDER: This is what Trump said about the man whom he now calls "Clueless Jay Powell" when he nominated him to the Fed chair post, after effectively firing Janet Yellen.

Trump blasted Fed chair. “jay powell has made a big mistake,” he said. powell should be cutting rates, he said.

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Here are the four key messages Fed Chair Jay Powell should have stressed yesterday - @pdacosta 

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US unemployment is near a 50-year low, wages are growing at more than 3% and the economic expansion will soon be the longest in history. Can it last? Fed Chair Jay Powell tells Scott Pelley it can.

Why China backtracked: Trump’s hectoring of Fed Chair Jay Powell to cut interest rates was seen in Beijing as evidence that the president thought the U.S. economy was more fragile than he claimed

White House declines to comment on the President’s call with Fed Chair Jay Powell in May, which was revealed by the Fed on Friday. For now, we don’t know what POTUS is telling Powell in private. h/t @ylanmui 

. reports that is privately threatening to fire chairman Jay Powell. To #Fedbe  clear: the only thing arguably more impeachable than firing the special counsel would be trying to fire the Fed chair. Likely: Market collapse; US humiliated; investors flee.

Hearing financial experts and journalist cheering the notion Fed Chair Jay Powell will do the exact opposite President Trump wants. So, the Fed should derail the economy out of spite? Would be shocked if hadn't seen so many rooting for China in the trade war they started.

Guys, it's time for some Senate confirmation history: * Janet Yellen: Leading economics scholar; former CEA chair; former SF Fed President & Fed Vice Chair: 56-26 * Jay Powell: Not an economist; investment banking & private equity experience: 84-13. Explain the difference.

Fed Chair Jay Powell. Oct. 2012

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Fed chair Jay Powell admitting the Fed shorts volatility: "is that it’s not so much the sale, the duration; it’s also unloading our short volatility position."

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