Page last updated at 12:46 GMT, Wednesday, 27 January 2010

Fed Reserve boss Ben Bernanke awaits second-term vote

Advertisement

US senators are preparing to vote on whether Ben Bernanke should serve a second term as chairman of the Federal Reserve.

President Obama has given Mr Bernanke his full backing but some critics are calling for change.

Karen Nye reports from New York.

SEE ALSO

Story Tools

PRODUCTS & SERVICES

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific