WASHINGTON — GOP Sens. Bob Corker of Tennessee and David Vitter of Louisiana have introduced legislation that would require the Federal Reserve to focus on price stability to keep inflation low as its top priority.

The Federal Reserve Single Mandate Act of 2013, introduced Monday, would undo the agency's so-called dual mandate to address inflation and unemployment, requiring it to focus primarily on keeping prices stable and inflation low. Republicans have repeatedly called for stripping the Fed of its dual mandate, and both chambers introduced legislation that included a similar provision last year.

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