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Dec 18, 2013 | Blog Paper Press Release

The FOMC Tapers, But That's Not All!

In a move that has been discussed and anticipated for months, the Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee

As the Fed Meets, CRFB Quantifies Interest Rate Risk Facing the Budget

Beginning tomorrow, the Federal Open Market Committee, the Fed's interest rate setting and deliberative body that meets eight times a year -- will
May 22, 2013 | Blog Paper Press Release

Chairman Bernanke Testifies Before the Joint Economic Committee

This morning, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke testified
Jan 11, 2013 | Blog Paper Press Release

Federal Reserve Makes $88.9 Billion in Profit

Yesterday, the Federal Reserve announced in a preliminary estimate that it

QE 3.1: The Fed Gets Specific

In September, the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) announced a third round of quantitative easing,
Sep 13, 2012 | Blog Paper Press Release

QE3 Is on the Way

After months of speculation and anticipation, the Federal Open Market Committee

Bernanke Once Again Warns Congress on the Fiscal Cliff

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke addressed Senate Finance Committee on

Chairman Bernanke Addresses the Fiscal Cliff

Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke held a press conference yesterday following the conclusion of the Federal Open Market Committee meeting.

Bernanke 'Supportive of Going Big'

Supporters of enacting a comprehensive deficit reduction plan got a boost yesterday from Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke.
Jan 11, 2012 | Blog Paper Press Release

Federal Reserve Sends $77 Billion in Profits to Treasury

Yesterday, in the preliminary assessment of its 2011 balance sheet, the

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