Fed Chair Hopefuls

wochit business
September 17, 2013 AT 7:02 AM
At last count, more than 350 economists, 38 female House Democrats and about 17 Senators have signed letters to President Obama urging him to nominate Fed Vice Chair Janet Yellen as the next Chairman of the Fed. She emerged as the frontrunner for the job when Larry Summers withdrew his name from consideration.