Bernanke: recession could end in ’09

Sounding a rare note of optimism in these pessimistic times, Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke says the recession could end this year.

Play close attention. The key word is "could."

Bernanke: recession could end in ’09America’s recession "probably" will end this year if the government succeeds in bolstering the banking system, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said Sunday in a rare television interview….