Former Fed Chair Janet Yellen speaks on FOX Business Network in Washington in August 2014. Photo: AP
Former Fed Chair Janet Yellen speaks on FOX Business Network in Washington in August 2014. Photo: AP

politico | Joe Biden to tap former Fed chief Janet Yellen as first woman to head US Treasury

  • If confirmed, Yellen would lead the administration’s response to an extraordinary economic collapse sparked by the coronavirus pandemic
  • US President-elect had said his pick would be someone ‘accepted by all elements of the Democratic Party’

Former Fed Chair Janet Yellen speaks on FOX Business Network in Washington in August 2014. Photo: AP
Former Fed Chair Janet Yellen speaks on FOX Business Network in Washington in August 2014. Photo: AP
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