Fed Chief-in-Waiting Ben Bernanke This week, President Bush nominated Ben Bernanke to be the next chairman of the Federal Reserve. Bernanke is the chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers and a former Fed governor. Fool Radio Economics contributor Charlie Wheelan gives his take on the Fed chief-in-waiting.
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Fed Chief-in-Waiting Ben Bernanke

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Fed Chief-in-Waiting Ben Bernanke

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This week, President Bush nominated Ben Bernanke to be the next chairman of the Federal Reserve. Bernanke is the chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers and a former Fed governor. Fool Radio Economics contributor Charlie Wheelan gives his take on the Fed chief-in-waiting.