Can Trump legally fire Jerome Powell as Federal Reserve chairman?

Since nominating Jerome Powell to be chairman of the Federal Reserve more than a year ago, President Trump has lobbed, with increased frequency, criticisms at the head of the U.S. central bank – even ... read more

Pelosi Says Trump Threatening Fed Chairman Is ‘Very Wrong’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi defended the independence of the Federal Reserve on Wednesday, following comments from President Donald Trump hinting that Chairman Jerome Powell’s tenure depends on the Fed ... read more

Slack's Chairman Was Raised in a Log Cabin. Now He's Worth $1.3 Billion

Canadian entrepreneur Stewart Butterfield helped found Slack Technologies Inc. after selling his earlier startup, Flickr, to Yahoo for more than $20 million. The latest venture is bringing a ... read more

Facebook Talked to the Fed About Libra, Chairman Powell Says

Jerome Powell, chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, said Wednesday that social media giant Facebook met with the central bank in the run-up to the reveal of its Libra cryptocurrency. Speaking ... read more

Fed Chairman Powell facing toughest call yet as Trump pushes for rate cut

Wall Street remained largely mute Wednesday ahead of a much-awaited decision by the Federal Reserve to raise, hold, or lower the nation’s benchmark interest rate. Investors chose to stay put in the ... read more

Fed Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell Responds to Trump's Suggestion He'd Demote Him

The Federal Reserve decided to leave interest rates unchanged on Wednesday, after hiking it four times last year and released the following statement. Information received since the Federal Open ... read more

White House explored legality of demoting Fed Chairman Powell

The White House explored the legality of demoting Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome H. Powell in February, soon after President Trump talked about firing him, according to people familiar with the ... read more

UVU board of trustees appoints new chairman

OREM — R. Duff Thompson, managing general partner of EsNet Management Group, was named chairman of Utah Valley University’s board of trustees during a meeting Tuesday. James Clarke was appointed as ... read more

UPDATE 1-New chairman Persson pledges to "clean" scandal-hit Swedbank

STOCKHOLM, June 19 (Reuters) - Swedbank shareholders elected Goran Persson as chairman on Wednesday, with the former Swedish Prime Minister pledging to "clean the house" after a money-laundering ... read more

Intel chairman says FBI starting to answer questions on Russia probe

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff Adam Bennett Schiff House votes against curtailing warrantless collection of Americans' data Overnight Defense: Shanahan exit shocks Washington ... read more

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