Top Republican warns Biden against picking Brainard for Fed chair

Top Republican warns Biden against picking Brainard for Fed chair

This post was originally published on this siteSen. Pat Toomey (Pa.), the top-ranking Republican on the Senate Banking Committee, on Thursday warned President Biden against picking Lael Brainard to serve as the next chair of the Federal Reserve, signaling a Senate fight over her nomination if…

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Panel to question controversial Biden nominee for top bank regulator

Panel to question controversial Biden nominee for top bank regulator

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Biden’s pick to lead a top bank regulator will likely face a tough confirmation hearing in front of a Senate panel Thursday amid backlash about her views on banking, history as a scholar and her education in the Soviet Union. Cornell…

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