BRIEF-Fed's Evans Says Inflation Is A Little Weaker Than I Would Like To See - CNBC

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April 15 (Reuters) -

* CHICAGO FED BANK PRESIDENT CHARLES EVANS SAYS INFLATION IS A LITTLE WEAKER THAN I WOULD LIKE TO SEE - CNBC INTERVIEW

* U.S. FED'S EVANS SAYS HE SEES 2019 GROWTH TO 1.75 PERCENT TO 2 PERCENT

* FED'S EVANS SAYS DONT THINK DECEMBER HIKE WAS A MISTAKE

* FED'S EVANS SAYS A RECESSION WOULD BE UNEXPECTED

* FED'S EVANS SAYS WE HAVE LESS CAPACITY TO CUT RATES IF WE GET INTO A DOWNTURN Source text: https://cnb.cx/2Pag2qc