President Barack Obama will announce plans to nominate Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke to a second term Tuesday morning, a White House official tells POLITICO.
The president will take time out of his summer vacation on Martha’s Vineyard to make the announcement, one that brings to an end speculation over Bernanke’s future at the Fed. Nominated to his first term by President George W. Bush in 2006, Bernanke has played a key role in fiscal policy during the deepest economic recession since the Great Depression.
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