US Senate Confirms Ex-Fed Chair Janet Yellen As First Female Treasury Chief

Janet Yellen will play a key role in crafting Biden's economic policy as the US confronts the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.

US Senate Confirms Ex-Fed Chair Janet Yellen As First Female Treasury Chief

Janet Yellen was the first woman to lead the White House Council of Economic Advisers

Washington:

The Senate on Tuesday voted to confirm Janet Yellen as the first woman to lead the US Department of the Treasury.

Yellen, who was also the first woman to lead the Federal Reserve and the White House Council of Economic Advisers, will play a key role in crafting President Joe Biden's economic policy as the United States confronts the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.

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