Feds Mester: Makes sense to start upward path on interest rates

"All meetings are live"
Speaking on CNBC.
She was very cautious in her thoughts on rates and when the Fed might look to raise rates, but that does not mean they will do it in September or at any meeting.  She in effect rules out cutting rates, recognizes a hike or nothing is the choice but not committing to anything until the meetings and the discussions.