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Brady Says Support Growing in Congress for Fed Focus on Prices

December 15, 2011

Dec. 14 (Bloomberg) -- U.S. Representative Kevin Brady said support is growing in Congress for the Federal Reserve to limit its mandate to ensure stable prices.

“I think there is growing support for a mandate focused on price, on inflation,” Brady, a Republican from Texas and vice chairman of the Joint Economic Committee, said in an interview today with Bloomberg Television.

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