Fed’s Lacker says US to grow 3 pct this year

NORFOLK, Va., July 15 (BestGrowthStock) – Richmond Federal Reserve
Bank President Jeffrey Lacker said on Thursday the U.S. economy
should grow about 3 percent, a bit softer than what he had
expected a couple of months back.

“I still expect growth of about 3 percent for the whole
year,” Lacker said.

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(Reporting by Pedro Nicolaci da Costa; Editing by Gary Hill)

Fed’s Lacker says US to grow 3 pct this year