Bernanke, Pelosi Discuss Economy

Sloan, Steven
January 2008
American Banker;1/15/2008, Vol. 173 Issue 10, p20
Trade Publication
The article reports that the U.S. Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke traveled to Capitol Hill to discuss the troubled U.S. economy with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. The meeting focused on ways that the Federal Reserve and U.S. Congress might work together to revive the economy. The article explains that Democratic leaders are trying to gain support for a fiscal stimulus package, that combines with monetary policy decisions from the Federal Reserve.


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