Bernanke Said to Plan Semiannual Policy Testimony on Feb. 26

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke is scheduled to give his semi-annual testimony on monetary policy before the Senate Banking Committee on Feb. 26, according to a committee aide.

The Fed chairman testifies before the Senate Banking Committee and the House Financial Services Committee of Congress in two-day hearings twice a year. The hearings are typically held in February and July. The testimony is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m., the aide said today on condition of anonymity.

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