Jerome Powell Won’t Say if Canceling Student Loan Debt Would Be Inflationary

‘I’m gonna leave that to CBO to score’

EXCERPT:

POWELL: "Well, again, I’m going to, you know, leave that to CBO to score and also the congressional -- the Office of Management and Budget. We -- we just routinely just do not score congressional proposals. It would get us involved in political things and you know, why would we be independent then? So, to be independent, we need to be out of these very difficult fiscal issues which -- which are really your job."

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