At that meeting, the central bank announced its plans to keep interest rates near zero until the unemployment rate falls to 6.5% or inflation exceeds 2.5% a year.
Evans has said that he predicts the U.S. economy will grow 2.5% in 2013, and the unemployment rate will fall to around 7.5%.
The Federal Reserve has moved boldly, even as it debates internally over whether its monetary policy actions help the economy.
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