Fed Nominations Leave Questions Over Regulation

Fed Nominations Leave Questions Over Regulation

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Biden’s decision to reappoint Jerome Powell and elevate governor Lael Brainard signals continuity on monetary policy but leaves open questions on the direction the central bank will take in regulating Wall Street.

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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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Biden Weighs Choice of Jerome Powell or Lael Brainard as Fed Chair

Biden Weighs Choice of Jerome Powell or Lael Brainard as Fed Chair

This post was originally published on this siteThe two candidates have offered similar views on inflation and interest rates this year, suggesting policy continuity is likely.

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