The first female chairman of the Federal Reserve was easily confirmed in the Senate by a 59-26 vote.
Bureau alleges deceptive practices, collecting funds not owed, excessive interest charged on part of CashCall Inc.
Reports say vote to come up on Tuesday, Dec. 10, under new rules after October vote blocked.
County meeting characterized as "sometimes tense."
Watt’s confirmation blocked (by 56-42 vote) because he’s a "politician," senator says
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) moves to invoke cloture on nomination for Rep. Mel Watt (D-N.C.)
Sessions, Corker, Cornyn, Roberts speak out on Fed nominee. "Ms. Yellen subscribes to the liberal school of thought."
Northern Eagle Federal Credit Union will soon open for business, beginning with two offices on the Bois Forte Reservation in northeastern Minnesota.
ABA CEO testifies to Senate banking panel Thursday; NAFCU's Dan Berger warns panel by letter of peril to economic recovery.
House Financial Services chair opines on Fed nominee. NAFCU's Berger cites prior contacts with current Fed vice chair.