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Senate confirms Janet Yellen as Federal Reserve chairwoman

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The Senate confirmed Janet Yellen to be the next chairman of the Federal Reserve Monday evening, giving the U.S. central bank its first female leader and ending a nomination process that at times felt more like a high-profile political campaign. The upper chamber voted 56-26 to confirm Yellen, with 17 senators unable to return from the winter break in time to vote. That is the lowest vote total...

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