Federal Open Market Committee Press Briefing

Chairman Ben Bernanke, Federal Open Market Committee
June 22, 2011

Watch a recording of Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke's June 22 press briefing. Chairman Bernanke discussed the Federal Open Market Committee's economic projections and policy decisions, including the decision to hold the federal funds rate steady at 0 to 1/4 percent. Following his statement, Chairman Bernanke responded to questions from the press. This briefing was the second of four that Chairman Bernanke is holding this year in an effort to better communicate the Fed's monetary policy decisions.