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Obama may not renominate Bernanke

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Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Los Angeles Times: President Obama suggested he may not renominate Ben Bernanke for a third term as Federal Reserve Chairman.

"I think Ben Bernanke's done an outstanding job," Obama told PBS' Charlie Rose in the interview taped Sunday.

"Ben Bernanke's a little bit like Bob Mueller, the head of the FBI, where he's already stayed a lot longer than he wanted or he was supposed to," Obama said.

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