Bernanke: Fed’s efforts have helped the economy

WASHINGTON — Chairman Ben Bernanke told lawmakers Wednesday that the Federal Reserve's efforts to bolster growth have helped lift the U.S. economy out of the Great Recession. But he acknowledged that growth remains weak and the Fed can only do so much. "I don't think it is the case that there has been no progress. The ...

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