Jerome Powell Confirmed as Federal Reserve Chairman

Posted on 01/23/2018


The U.S. Senate voted (85-to-12) to confirm Jerome Hayden Powell as the next chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve. Powell will succeed Janet Yellen when her chair term ends on February 3, 2018. Powell has served on the Federal Reserve Board of Governors since 2012, first representing the New York region. He then represented the […]