The Western footprint on the world is about to get a whole lot smaller.
Obama's team cites the stimulus bill for keeping people working, but with the US economy still shedding jobs, calls to do more are getter louder.
The Senate is likely to confirm him, but not without asking things like 'How soon will you raise interest rates?'
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The Fed chairman, who is all over the TV news shows this week, may be angling for reappointment in January.
Conspiracy claims die hard. But responsibility lies with all of us.