Update: That went basically exaclty as expected. The President praised Bernanke for his crisis handling, then Bernanke thanked the President for showing confidence in him. 5 minutes later, they were done.
Original post: President Obama will officially announce the re-appointment of Ben Bernanke at 9:00 AM. We’ll be watching and monitoring for anything notable — expect Obama to praise his work during the crisis last year and the early part of this one.
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