Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke (C) poses with board members at a two-day meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee, the Federal Reserve's interest rate-setting body, in Washington in ... more 
Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke (C) poses with board members at a two-day meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee, the Federal Reserve's interest rate-setting body, in Washington in this March 17, 2009 picture released on March 19, 2009. The Federal Reserve on Wednesday announced the purchase of longer-dated Treasury securities to help end a deepening U.S. Recession. Front row (L-R): Governor Elizabeth Duke, Governor Kevin Warsh, Chairman Bernanke, Vice Chairman Donald Kohn, Governor Daniel Tarullo. Back row (L-R): New York Fed President William Dudley, Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren, St. Louis Fed President James Bullard, Chicago Fed President Charles Evans, Kansas City Fed President Thomas Hoenig, Dallas Fed President Richard Fisher, Minneapolis Fed President Gary Stern, Cleveland Fed President Sandra Pianalto, Atlanta Fed President Dennis Lockhart, Philadelphia Fed President Charles Plosser, Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker, San Francisco Fed President Janet Yellen. (REUTERS/Joe Pavel/Federal Reserve Board) less 
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