A growing number of Federal Reserve officials have concluded that the central bank needs to expand its stimulus campaign unless the nation’s economy soon shows signs of improvement, including job growth. ... Any significant action by the Fed will reverberate in a presidential election that may be decided by the health of the economy. Republicans have urged Mr. Bernanke to refrain from taking additional steps, arguing that the costs were likely to exceed the benefits, while Democrats have pressed for a new round of stimulus.IF BERNANKE ACTS, THEN THE FED IS MEDDLING IN THE ELECTION.
HE MUSTN'T ACT. WE MUST LET THE PEOPLE RULE, NOT THE BANKERS!