Lockhart on rate hikes

Has he seen his own Atlanta Fed’s forecast?
Might make more sense to say no rate hike unless prospects improve…

Fed’s Lockhart sees interest rate ‘liftoff’ by September

March 20 (CNBC) — Atlanta Federal Reserve President Dennis Lockhart said Friday he expects the U.S. central bank to raise interest rates at either its June, July or September policy meetings, barring a significant downturn in the U.S. economy.