THE AMERICAN JOURNAL

Bernanke under pressure

By Tom Braithwaite in Washington and Patrick Jenkins in London
Published: January 22 2010 19:27 | Last updated: January 23 2010 01:30

Ben Bernanke’s prospects for a second term as Federal Reserve chairman were thrown into doubt on Friday as the Obama administration scrambled to shore up faltering support among Democrats in the Senate.

Congressional critics of Mr Bernanke, some fearful for their own re-election prospects and others critical of the Fed’s management of the financial crisis, moved against him, adding to a list of proclaimed no votes

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