Trump to Nominate Powell as Fed Chief Again After Senate Adjourns Without Vote


President Donald Trump plans to nominate Jerome Powell again in the new year to serve as Federal Reserve chairman after the Senate ended its 2017 session this week without voting on the matter, White House spokeswoman Natalie Strom said.

Nominees pending at the end of a session have to be resubmitted by the White House in the new session unless all senators agreed to have them carried over. Mr. Powell’s is among dozens of nominations that will have to be submitted again. Also on the list is Marvin Goodfriend, nominated to…

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