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Duffy Questions Chair Yellen
Washington D.C. – Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen made her first appearance of the year before the House Financial Services Committee on Wednesday. The committees Oversight & Investigations Subcommittee Chairman, Sean Duffy (WI-07), questioned the Chair about recent statement that have led some to believe that she is politicizing the historically non-political Federal Reserve.
Rep. Duffy cited a speech Chair Yellen delivered two weeks before the 2014 elections in which she spoke about the politically divisive, and typically left-leaning, topic of income inequality. Click on the image below to watch their full exchange: