Category: Banking

RACISM: Booker says white guys shouldn’t be considered for top NY Fed Board post

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The New York Fed Board is poised to select a new president, but U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-Twitter) apparently doesn’t believe front runner John Williams, the current San Francisco Fed president, should get the post. Who does Booker Read More

Senate committee rejects Garrett’s Ex-Im Bank nomination

The Senate Banking Committee has rejected former U.S. Rep. Scott Garrett’s nomination to head the Ex-Im Bank this Tuesday morning, Save Jerseyans, dealing a political setback to the President as well as the former North Jersey Republican federal legislator who Read More

Corporations and Democrats Join Forces to Block Garrett to Run Ex-Im Bank

The business community of South Carolina is pressuring Republican Sens. Lindsey Graham and Tim Scott to oppose President Donald Trump’s nomination of a critic of the Export-Import Bank to run the institution. Thus far, the most vocal critics of the Read More

VIDEO: MacArthur grills Fed Chair Yellen over young Americans’ underemployment

Fed Chair Janet Yellen testified before Congress on Wednesday and made some inflation-related news, Save Jerseyans; Rep. Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03) also seized the opportunity to ask some hard-hitting questions about our economy’s most vulnerable participants. Watch: —