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Janet Yellen clears Senate Banking Committee; Democrat Joe Manchin votes against

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Janet Yellen cleared a key hurdle to becoming the next chairman of the Federal Reserve on Thursday morning, receiving approval from the Senate Banking Committee. But Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., voted no, possibly complicating Yellen's bid for confirmation in the full Senate, which is contentious because of the controversy surrounding the Fed's efforts to stimulate the economy through...