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Fed Chair gets thumbs up from Senate panel
« on: December 18, 2009, 06:11:12 AM »
Although Kentucky Sen. Jim Bunning took a few swings at him, Time magazine’s Person of the Year Ben Bernanke appears headed for a second term as chairman of the Federal Reserve.

The Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee this morning voted 16-7 to recommend that the Senate confirm Bernanke for a second term.

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Here’s a link to a statement Bunning issued after the vote.

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