Janet Yellen Sworn In As First Woman Fed Chair

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Janet Yellen Sworn In As First Woman Fed Chair
Mon, 02-03-2014 - 12:21pm

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/02/03/janet-yellen-sworn-in_n_4716820.html?utm_hp_ref=politics

WASHINGTON, Feb 3 (Reuters) - Janet Yellen was sworn in Monday to a term as chair of the U.S. central bank, the Federal Reserve said in a statement.

Yellen succeeds Ben Bernanke to become the first woman to head the Fed. Her term as chair ends February 3, 2018.

The oath was administered by Governor Daniel Tarullo, the Fed said.

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