Bush expected to name Fed nominees - Report

USA - U.S. President George W. Bush is expected to nominate Princeton economist Ben Bernanke and Federal Reserve official Donald Kohn to the central bank's board, sources apparently told Reuters on Tuesday. A White House spokeswoman on Tuesday declined to comment, however, on who Bush may nominate to the board.

One source, who asked not to be named, said that Bush could announce that he intends to nominate Bernanke, the chairman of the Princeton economics department, and Kohn, a key lieutenant