Fed Chairman Bernanke Semi-Annual Monetary Policy Report To Senate Committee


Senator Mike Crapo, a Republican from Idaho, questions Ben S.... News PhotoAsking,Ben Bernanke,Capitol Hill,Central Bank,Chairperson,Congress,Federal Reserve,Feeding,Finance,Government,Horizontal,Mike Crapo,Monetary Policy,North America,Politics,Republican Party,Senator,Setting,Stock Market and Exchange,Strategy,The Americas,USA,Washington DCPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergSenator Mike Crapo, a Republican from Idaho, questions Ben S. Bernanke, chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, not seen, during his semi-annual monetary policy report to the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee 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