Bernanke Bets Time Will Heal Economy's Wounds

Bernanke bets time will heal economy's wounds

Fed chairman Ben Bernanke said Friday the central bank has done all it can to get the U.S. economy back on track. Now it's time to simply wait for it to heal.

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