Bush considers Kohn for Fed board US official says

US - U.S. President George W. Bush is seriously considering Donald Kohn, a top staffer at the U.S. Federal Reserve, for a seat on the U.S. central bank's board, a senior Bush administration official said on Thursday.

The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, reports Reuters, said the president's meeting with Princeton economist Ben Bernanke on Thursday suggested that Bush had all but settled on the monetary policy expert for a second vacant seat on the Fed.

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