WATCH LIVE: Bernanke faces second day before Senate committee

By Kay Steiger
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 9:50 EDT
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Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke testifies before the Senate Banking Committee
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Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke faces a second day of questions on the U.S. and world economy before a Senate committee. In his testimony Tuesday, Bernanke admitted that the U.S. economic data was “disappointing” and a declining changes to the country’s unemployment rate are “frustratingly slow.”

Watch live, broadcast on MSNBC on July 18.

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Kay Steiger
Kay Steiger
Kay Steiger is the managing editor of Raw Story. Her contributions have appeared in The American Prospect, The Atlantic, Campus Progress, The Guardian, In These Times, Jezebel, Religion Dispatches, RH Reality Check, and others. You can follow her on Twitter @kaysteiger.
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