February 2009
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);2/16/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 7, pP21
This section offers news briefs on business in the U.S. Richard Bernstein believes that the bank rescue plan of the U.S. Treasury will not repair the financial system or revive credit markets. An estimated $2 trillion of efforts to stimulate new lending and address banks' toxic assets has been pledged by Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner. A review has been initiated by U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke on the data it gives to the public after lawmakers criticized the disclosure policies of the central bank.


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