Fitch Ratings has placed the United States of America’s (U.S.) ‘AAA’ Long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) on Rating Watch Negative (RWN). The ratings of all outstanding U.S. sovereign debt securities have also been placed on RWN, as has the U.S. Short-term foreign currency rating of ‘F1+’. The Outlook on the Long-term ratings was previously Negative. The U.S. Country Ceiling has been affirmed at ‘AAA’.
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A message from President Obama
The President recorded a special video for OFA supporters on why he’s hitting the road to talk about rebuilding a rising, thriving middle class.
The U.S. added 165,000 jobs in April, lowering the unemployment rate to a four-year low of 7.5%.