WASHINGTON — Boston Federal Reserve Bank President Eric Rosengren Tuesday declared his dissatisfaction with the current pace of jobs growth in the United States, indicating he might not be ready to support scaling back the Fed's aggressive bond buying aimed at spurring the recovery.

The Fed needs to assess how sustainable the improvement seen so far in the labor markets really is, Rosengren said in an interview on CNBC, and noted that the pace of economic growth over the course of the recovery has only been at 2.2%.

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