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Senator Elizabeth Warren, a Democrat from Massachusetts, left, and... News PhotoBen Bernanke,Capitol Hill,Central Bank,Chairperson,Congress,Democratic Party - USA,Elizabeth Warren,Federal Reserve,Feeding,Finance,Government,Horizontal,Jack Reed - Politician,Massachusetts,Monetary Policy,North America,Politics,Rhode Island,Setting,Stock Market and Exchange,Talking,The Americas,USA,Washington DCPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergSenator Elizabeth Warren, a Democrat from Massachusetts, left, and Senator Jack Reed, a Democrat from Rhode Island, speak before the start of the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee hearing with Ben S. Bernanke, chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, not seen, in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Thursday, July 18, 2013. Bernanke said one reason for the recent rise in long-term interest rates is the unwinding of leveraged and 'excessively risky' investing. Photographer: Pete Marovich/Bloomberg via Getty Images