U.S. Chamber Statement on Powell Confirmation as Federal Reserve Chair

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 6:00pm

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Chamber President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue issued the following statement today following Jerome H. Powell’s confirmation as chairman of the Federal Reserve: 

“We congratulate Mr. Powell on his confirmation as the next chairman of the Federal Reserve. The Federal Reserve is a key agency in keeping inflation in check, creating jobs, and putting the nation on a pro-growth path. Mr. Powell is the right man at the right time to execute that mission. We look forward to working with him and the rest of the governors to achieve those goals.”