Ben Bernanke and Janet Yellen Testify on COVID-19 Economic Inequities

In their first testimony before Congress since leaving the Federal Reserve, former chairs Ben Bernanke and Janet Yellen appeared before the… read more

In their first testimony before Congress since leaving the Federal Reserve, former chairs Ben Bernanke and Janet Yellen appeared before the House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis. In a joint statement, the former chairs called on Congress to take action to encourage the economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. Their recommendations included following public health guidelines to curb the spread of the coronavirus, extending unemployment benefits such as food stamps and unemployment insurance, and providing financial support to state and local governments. close

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Ben Bernanke and Janet Yellen Testify on COVID-19 Economic Inequities

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Program ID:
473950-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 17, 2020 | 12:38pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jul 20, 2020 | 3:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Jul 17, 2020 | 12:38pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 18, 2020 | 12:14am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 20, 2020 | 4:02am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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