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Congress raises taxes to close a budget deficit.
The discount rate is increased, making it more costly for banks to borrow money from the Fed.
Reserve requirements are lowered for banks in an effort to make more money available to borrowers.
The President proposes a cut in the corporate tax rate.
Congress approves an increase in spending on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.
The Fed Chairman suggests the Federal Reserve will be selling bonds in the open market to combat inflation.