WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 09: A Security guard stands in fron oft he US Federal Reserve building, on August 08, 2011 in Washington DC. Later today the Federal reserves monetary policy setting committee ... more 
WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 09: A Security guard stands in fron oft he US Federal Reserve building, on August 08, 2011 in Washington DC. Later today the Federal reserves monetary policy setting committee will release a statement, following the downgrade of United States credit rating last week. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images) less 
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