TITLE

Fed chairman issues warning on instability of fiscal deficits

AUTHOR(S)
Alerkon, Walter
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Hill;6/4/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 64, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on warning made by Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke to lawmakers regarding the instability and rising fiscal deficits that is threatening the U.S.' fiscal health.
ACCESSION #
42122321

 

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