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Senators Sherrod Brown, a Democrat from Ohio, from left, Robert... News PhotoBen Bernanke,Bob Corker,Capitol Hill,Central Bank,Chairperson,Congress,Content,Democratic Party - USA,Federal Reserve,Feeding,Finance,Government,Horizontal,Laughing,Monetary Policy,New Jersey,North America,Ohio,Politics,Republican Party,Robert Menendez,Senator,Setting,Sherrod Brown,Stock Market,Tennessee,The Americas,USA,Washington DCPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergSenators Sherrod Brown, a Democrat from Ohio, from left, Robert Menendez, a Democrat from New Jersey, and Bob Corker, a Republican from Tennessee, laugh while chatting 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