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


Senator Mike Crapo, a Republican from Idaho, right, questions Ben S.... News PhotoAsking,Ben Bernanke,Capitol Hill,Central Bank,Congress,Democratic Party - USA,Federal Reserve,Feeding,Finance,Government,Horizontal,Listening,Mike Crapo,Monetary Policy,North America,Politics,Republican Party,Senator,Setting,South Dakota,Stock Market and Exchange,Strategy,The Americas,Tim Johnson - Senator,USA,Washington DCPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergSenator Mike Crapo, a Republican from Idaho, right, 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 as Chairman Tim Johnson, a Democrat from South Dakota, listens 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