Tuesday July  21, 2009* United States News.USFederal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke faces tough questions
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke likely will face tough questions this week from lawmakers about taxpayer bailouts of financial companies, slow-moving government efforts to curb home foreclosures and the possibility that the Fed’s unprecedented steps to stimulate the economy could spur inflation later on.

The Fed chief is scheduled to deliver a fresh report on the country’s economic and financial health in back-to-back sessions on Capitol Hill starting Tuesday morning at 10 a.m. EDT with the House Financial Services Committee.¬† More . . .

Capitol Bills: Bernanke to Face Tough Questions on Bailouts