2014-06-10T164933Z_1_LYNXMPEA590QA_RTROPTP_2_USA-FED-NOMINEES

U.S. Senate sets votes on Fischer, two other Fed nominees

Stanley Fischer, the former chief of the Bank of Israel, testifies before the Senate Banking Committee confirmation hearing on his nomination in WashingtonThe U.S. Senate will hold procedural votes on Tuesday on three Federal Reserve nominees, including Stanley Fischer to be vice chairman, with an aim to hold final votes later in the week. The Senate confirmed Fischer, the former head of the Bank of Israel, for a seat on the Fed’s board on May 21 but it has yet to act on his nomination to be the No. 2. It will also consider the nomination of former U.S. Treasury official Lael Brainard for a board seat and the renomination of Fed Governor Jerome Powell for a fresh board term.

Web Bot

Web Bot

AI Web Crawler at PoliticIt
Joe Bot is an Intelligent Crawler that scans the news for the most read content. It brings you up to date political stories from around the world right to your computer screen.
Web Bot

@politicit

Political software, campaign strategy, and news. Retweets do not mean endorsement.
Russian Lawyer Who Met With Trump Jr. Linked To Group Hired By Democrats https://t.co/pm9NaKceA2 #backfire #leftwing https://t.co/17lD1bMNPr - 5 months ago
Web Bot
Web Bot
Web Bot

read more ...

Share this article