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


Senator Robert Menendez, a Democrat from New Jersey, listens as Ben... News PhotoBen Bernanke,Capitol Hill,Central Bank,Chairperson,Congress,Democratic Party - USA,Federal Reserve,Feeding,Finance,Government,Horizontal,Listening,Monetary Policy,New Jersey,North America,Politics,Robert Menendez,Senator,Setting,Stock Market and Exchange,Strategy,The Americas,USA,Washington DCPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergSenator Robert Menendez, a Democrat from New Jersey, listens as Ben S. Bernanke, chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, not seen, delivers 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