(NEW YORK) -- A recession is not "at all inevitable" as the Federal Reserve takes increasingly aggressive action to address sharply rising inflation, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said Sunday. "I expect the economy to slow," Yellen told "This Week" anchor George Stephanopoulos. "It's been growing... Read More.
BY: JACK ARNHOLZ, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package is the "right size" to confront the economic effects of the pandemic, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said Sunday on ABC's "This Week." "It's the right size to address the... Read More.
By LIBBY CATHEY, EMILY SHAPIRO, TIA HUMPHRIES and LAUREN KING, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- This is Day 21 of the administration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.Here is how events are unfolding. All times Eastern:
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen spoke out about the "urgent need" for pandemic relief and the recent GameStop stock market drama in an exclusive interview with ABC News' Robin Roberts on Good Morning America Thursday.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Janet Yellen, President-elect Joe Biden's history-making pick for treasury secretary, stressed the need for "big" relief efforts amid the COVID-19-induced recession during her confirmation hearing Tuesday before the Senate Finance Committee.Yellen, 74,... Read More.
By JORDYN PHELPS and MOLLY NAGLE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President-elect Joe Biden is expected to name Janet Yellen as his pick for treasury secretary, sources familiar with the matter told ABC News.If confirmed by the Senate, Yellen, 74,... Read More.