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What does CA stand for?

CA stands for Congressional Audit


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Yes, the Fed's defenders say congressional audits would politicize monetary policy by forcing rate-setters to defend their actions to Congress.
COLUMN: MONEY BRIEFS Overhaul advances WASHINGTON - Taking aim at Wall Street and the nation's central bank, a key House committee voted Thursday to assess upfront fees on large financial firms to pay for the failure of their peers and to require a sweeping congressional audit of the secretive Federal Reserve.
Earlier this year, according to the Washington Post, congressional audits revealed that throughout the 1980s, David Hale, then head of an SBA-backed finance company called Capital Management Services, loaned more than $70,000 in MESBIC money to nonminority individuals and companies that were politically aligned with then Arkansas Governor Bill Clinton.
Legislation coming out of the House Financial Services Committee, innocuously called the Federal Reserve Transparency Act and supported by two-thirds of the House of Representatives, would subject the Fed's decisions on monetary policy to congressional audit.