WASHINGTON -- The Bush administration, expressing renewed concern over sluggish money supply, continued to pressure the Federal Reserve on Friday to consider another cut in interest rates.

Michael Boskin, chairman of the President's Council of Economic Advisers, made the appeal in comments to White House reporters after the Commerce Department reported that real gross national product edged up 0.4% in the second quarter. The increase, although small, marked the first expansion in U.S. output since last summer.

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