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Welcome to the homepage of the U. S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. The Committee has a broad jurisdiction over the operation of our nation's financial institutions, housing and mass transit programs. Please use this website as an important resource to monitor the activities and actions of the Committee.
WASHINGTON, July 19 — Despite the recent acceleration in consumer prices, pushed higher largely by oil prices, the chairman of the Federal Reserve expressed optimism on Wednesday that the central bank’s heavy lifting to fend off inflation may be almost finished. “The economy appears to be in a period of transition,” Ben S. Bernanke, the Fed chairman, said at a hearing of the Senate Banking Comm... (more...)

July 12, 2006
Insurance proposal splits state companies: Legislation would permit optional federal regulation
June 08, 2006
Debate on bill to regulate Fannie Mae expected this summer
May 19, 2006
Lawmakers Grill Treasury Chief Over China's Currency Policies
April 28, 2006
Initial Hill Reaction Muted to New Dubai Acquisition
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