Congress debates potential Janet Yellen nomination

[RT] Adamant Federal Reserve opponent Sen. Rand Paul (R-Kentucky) says he will put a hold on Janet Yellen’s nomination to head the central bank, insisting that a bill of his that would audit the Fed be considered by Congress first.

President Donald Trump is increasingly unlikely to nominate federal reserve chair Janet Yellen next year for a second term, four people close to the process said. National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn is now the leading candidate to succeed Yellen as the world’s most important central banker, these people said.

President Barack Obama’s nomination of Janet. debates to make it clear that Obama "owns" quantitative easing, the eventual taper, and more in monetary policy. He said that it’s likely the two.

Washington (AFP) – The U.S. Senate postponed its confirmation vote on President Barack Obama’s choice to head the Federal Reserve, with a final decision on Janet Yellen now set for January 6. Democratic Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said the chamber will hold a procedural vote Friday to advance Yellen’s nomination, but won’t consider confirmation [.]

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Janet Yellen, a potential nominee to lead the Federal Reserve, should have less difficulty getting confirmed by the Senate when compared to Larry Summers, who is now out of the running.

Janet Yellen. well below potential. “A strong recovery will ultimately enable the Fed to reduce its monetary accommodation and reliance on unconventional policy tools such as asset purchases,”.

Congress debates potential janet yellen nomination Lawrence Henry summers (born november 30, 1954) is an American economist, former Vice President of Development Economics and Chief Economist of the world bank (1991-93), senior U.S. Treasury Department official throughout President Clinton’s.

(Reuters) – President Barack Obama will nominate Federal Reserve Vice Chairwoman Janet Yellen to be the next head of the U.S. central bank on Wednesday, putting her on course to be the first woman to lead the institution in its 100-year history. If confirmed, Yellen would replace Ben Bernanke, whose.