The Fed, Wall Street Plan for Default

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Jul 21, 2011 1:52 PM
The Fed, Wall Street Plan for Default
With less than two weeks before the United States cannot borrow more money, the Federal Reserve and Wall Street are making plans to prepare for the country’s possible default on its $14.3 trillion debt.

In the most revealing comments to date, Charles Plosser, the president of the Philadelphia Federal Reserve, told Reuters the nation has for months been in “contingency planning mode” to deal with the fallout when the federal government runs out of money.

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