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Sen. Bob Corker announces support for Janet Yellen, likely sealing her confirmation

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Sen. Bob Corker , R-Tenn., announced his support for Janet Yellen's candidacy for Federal Reserve chair Wednesday morning, likely ensuring that Yellen will have enough Senate votes to win confirmation. Corker's decision signals the beginning of the end of an unusually high-profile and politicized nomination process for a technocratic position that reached a fever pitch over the summer when...