Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke acknowledged the economic "elephant" in the room--that the U.S. economy has weakened far more than expected.
At a meeting of the Fed's top policymakers, Bernanke called the economic recovery "inherently uncertain."
Bernanke's affirmation of the economy's sluggish economic recovery comes after a week of troubling economic news.
Week of Troubling Economic News
Just 90 minutes before Bernanke spoke, the government released the latest Gross Domestic...Full Story