Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, Rep. Jeb Hensarling, R- Tex. 5th (right) asks a question as Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif. 43rd (left), listens during testimony by Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen during a House Financial Services Committee hearing at the Rayburn Building on the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., on February 11, 2014. Hensarling is leading an effort in Congress that would eliminate the Export-Import Bank of the United States. If lawmakers do not reauthorize the bank’s charter by June 30, 2015, it will stop issuing new credits and begin to wind down operations.
Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, Rep. Jeb Hensarling, R- Tex. 5th (right) asks a question as Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif. 43rd (left), listens during testimony by Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen during a House Financial Services Committee hearing at the Rayburn Building on the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., on February 11, 2014. Hensarling is leading an effort in Congress that would eliminate the Export-Import Bank of the United States. If lawmakers do not reauthorize the bank’s charter by June 30, 2015, it will stop issuing new credits and begin to wind down operations. MCT
Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, Rep. Jeb Hensarling, R- Tex. 5th (right) asks a question as Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif. 43rd (left), listens during testimony by Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen during a House Financial Services Committee hearing at the Rayburn Building on the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., on February 11, 2014. Hensarling is leading an effort in Congress that would eliminate the Export-Import Bank of the United States. If lawmakers do not reauthorize the bank’s charter by June 30, 2015, it will stop issuing new credits and begin to wind down operations. MCT

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