Bernanke Tells Senators of Europe Risk to U.S., Johanns Says
Senator Mike Johanns, a Republican from Nebraska, said that based on Bernanke’s closed-door comments, the Fed chairman “acknowledges” that “if Europe starts to unravel” then “it definitely will have an impact on the economy.” Johanns spoke to reporters after leaving the meeting with Bernanke early.
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