Trump Says He’Ll Make Fed Chair Choice Within The Next 2 To 3 Weeks

“We’ve had four meetings for Fed chairman, and I’ll be making a decision over the next two or three weeks,” Trump told reporters at an impromptu afternoon question-and-answer session.
An announcement on who will lead Federal Reserve in 2018 and beyond could come in the next few weeks, President Donald Trump said Friday.
The next Fed chair will oversee that process as well as the continuing effort to oversee the banking system.
The announcement comes amid reports that the president has interviewed former Fed Governor Kevin Warsh and current Governor Jerome “Jay” Powell in recent days.
Since the election, the Fed has hiked its benchmark rate three times but held off on another rate hike at the September meeting.

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