Federal Reserve

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The central bank of the United States, controlling their currency, the US dollar. The current president of "the Fed" is Alan Greenspan, considered one of the most powerful men on Earth.

The Federal Reserve system includes 13 local branches: Atlanta, Minneapolis, New York, Philadelphia, Richmond, San Francisco, St. Louis, ... and a centralized "Board of Governors" in Washington, D.C..