Senate Finance Committee to consider Yellen as treasury secretary before Inauguration Day

Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley on Wednesday said the panel would consider President-elect Joe Biden's nominee for treasury secretary, Janet Yellen, next week ahead of Inauguration Day......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 13th, 2021

Capitol Report: Yellen’s nomination to be U.S. Treasury secretary advances on unanimous committee vote

The Senate Finance Committee voted unanimously Friday to approve Janet Yellen's nomination to be Treasury secretary, setting the stage for the full Senate to vote on her confirmation......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 22nd, 2021

Janet Yellen Changes Stance on Cryptocurrencies After Earlier Comments Led to Bitcoin Carnage

President Joe Biden’s treasury secretary nominee Janet Yellen displayed a change of stance on cryptocurrencies in a statement to the U.S. Senate Finance Committee on Thursday. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 22nd, 2021

Janet Yellen Wants To Crack Down On Cryptocurrencies

Janet Yellen described cryptocurrencies as “a particular concern” when she spoke to the Senate Finance Committee about her expected nomination as Treasury Secretary. She called o.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJan 20th, 2021

The Specter Of MMT: "The Smartest Thing We Can Do Is Act Big"

The Specter Of MMT: "The Smartest Thing We Can Do Is Act Big" Authored by James Rickards via The Daily Reckoning, Yesterday, Treasury Secretary-nominee Janet Yellen addressed the Senate Finance Committe.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytJan 21st, 2021

Janet Yellen wins Senate approval as treasury secretary — the first woman to hold the job in the department’s 232-year history

The Senate on Monday approved President Joe Biden’s nomination of Janet Yellen to be the nation’s 78th treasury secretary, making her the first woman .....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribune9 hr. 51 min. ago

Capitol Report: Janet Yellen wins Senate confirmation as Treasury secretary

Janet Yellen won Senate confirmation Monday to become the first female Treasury secretary......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 25th, 2021

Stocks climb as Yellen gives investors big dose of coronavirus stimulus hopes

Yellen, the former Federal Reserve chair, appeared before the Senate Finance Committee for her confirmation hearing......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 19th, 2021

Stocks climb as Yellen tells Congress to "act big" on coronavirus stimulus

Yellen, the former Federal Reserve chair, appeared before the Senate Finance Committee for her confirmation hearing......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 19th, 2021

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says Trump has approved reform plan for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

Mnuchin appeared before the Senate Banking Committee Tuesday and refused to confirm that when asked then, but said he had since confirmed it......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcSep 12th, 2019

Top Democratic senator accuses Treasury Department of stonewalling his demands for Michael Cohen"s banking records

Shannon Stapleton/Reuters The top Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee is accusing the Treasury Department.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 7th, 2018

Janet Yellen Confirmed As US Treasury Secretary

Janet Yellen Confirmed As US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen has been confirmed as the next Treasury secretary, after a simple m.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytJan 25th, 2021

Janet Yellen confirmed as U.S. Treasury Secretary, NY Times reports

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJan 25th, 2021

Janet Yellen suggests "curtailing" cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, saying they are mainly used for illegal financing

Treasury secretary nominee Janet Yellen suggested the Joe Biden administration could be tough on Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies after huge price rises. Janet Yellen express.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 20th, 2021

Treasury nominee Yellen says COVID-19 aid to jobless, small firms gets ‘biggest bang’ for buck

Treasury secretary nominee Janet Yellen told lawmakers Tuesday that help for the unemployed and small businesses would provide the “biggest bang for the buck” as she made the case for President-elect Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion COVID-19 rel.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJan 20th, 2021

Why Electric Vehicle Stocks Are Trading Higher Today

A number of electric vehicle shares are trading higher after President-elect Joe Biden's choice for treasury secretary nominee, Janet Yellen, said electric vehicles are a good way to address climate change and create jobs for Americans. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 19th, 2021

Yellen tells Congress that raising the federal minimum wage to $15 would have "minimal" impact on jobs

Treasury Secretary nominee Janet Yellen sai.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytJan 19th, 2021

Europe Markets: European markets trade higher as wave of earnings reports buoy stocks

European indexes inched higher on Tuesday, as a wave of upbeat earnings reports helped keep stocks in the green, while markets anticipate U.S. Treasury Secretary nominee Janet Yellen’s closely watched appearance before Congress later in the day......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 19th, 2021

Capitol Report: Yellen says smartest thing to do now is ‘act big’ to help struggling Americans

Janet Yellen, President-elect Joe Biden's pick for Treasury secretary, said the smartest thing to do is to 'act big' to help struggling Americans.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 18th, 2021

Kamala Harris will resign from her Senate seat on Monday ahead of inauguration as vice president

Harris informed Gov. Gavin Newsom of her decision, which paves the way for the appointment of California Secretary o.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytJan 17th, 2021

: Why Secretary Yellen may push to lift the Wells Fargo ban put in place by Chair Yellen

Freeing up balance sheet capacity could help the U.S. economy, says a Credit Suisse bank finance expert......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 14th, 2021