Economic and Budget Challenges for the Short and Long Term

Full Committee Hearing

Date: Tuesday, March 3, 2009 Time: 10:00 AM

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The Senate Budget Committee held a hearing to receive testimony concerning the outlook for the U.S. economy and challenges for monetary and fiscal policy from Ben Bernanke, Chairman of the Federal Reserve.

Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR) chaired this hearing as Sen. Conrad was absent due to illness. Archived video of the entire hearing and Chairman Bernanke's prepared testimony are available below.

Full Hearing Video