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PBS NewsHour | Bernanke Spotlights Political, Economic Challenges in Historic News Conference | PBS

Duration: 15:34
Program: PBS NewsHour #10015
Broadcast Date: Apr. 27, 2011

In hopes of further revamping the Fed's secretive image, Chairman Ben Bernanke held the first-ever regularly scheduled news conference in its 98-year history. Jeffrey Brown discusses his remarks with Columbia University's Joseph Stiglitz and Matthew Slaughter, who served on the Council of Economic Advisers under George W. Bush.

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Post Date: April 29, 2011