Senate delays Janet Yellen Fed Chair confirmation

A final vote in the Senate expected this week to confirm Janet Yellen as chairman of the Federal Reserve has been postponed until early January as part of a deal with Republicans to secure the confirmations of three other presidential nominees.. Senate Confirmation of Yellen Delayed.

Rand Paul plans to delay a vote on Janet. confirmation of a new Fed chief is a perfect time for the Senate to scrutinize the recent actions and the historic mission of the Fed,” McConnell said. The.

WASHINGTON (AP) – Janet Yellen. 2 to become the next Fed leader after the president decided not to offer Yellen a second term. Powell’s Senate confirmation hearing is scheduled for next week..

There is no such thing as an easy vote in the current U.S. Senate, but Janet Yellen should have a relatively smooth path to confirmation if she is nominated by President Barack Obama to head the.

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Mike Crapo (R-Idaho), Ranking Member of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee, today delivered the following remarks during a Banking Committee hearing on the nomination of Janet L. Yellen to be Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System:

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Summers wrote in a letter to U.S. President Barack Obama, "I have reluctantly concluded that any possible confirmation process. His decision to withdraw makes Janet Yellen, the current vice chair.

The Wall Street Journal reports this morning that roughly a third of Senate Democrats have signed on to a letter urging Barack Obama to appoint Janet Yellen as the next chairman of the Federal Reserve.

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The Senate has voted to approve the nomination of Janet Yellen as the next leader of the U.S. Federal Reserve. With Monday’s vote, Yellen, 67, will become the first woman to serve as America’s.

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