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Trump says will decide on Federal Reserve chair 'very shortly'
October 23, 2017 / 11:13 AM / 2 months ago

Trump says will decide on Federal Reserve chair 'very shortly'

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said he would make his choice to lead the Federal Reserve soon and was still weighing at least three people: Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell, Stanford University economist John Taylor and current Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.

U.S. President Donald Trump returns to the White House after an afternoon of golf in Washington, U.S., October 22, 2017. REUTERS/Mary F. Calvert

“I will make my decision very shortly, pretty shortly,” he told Fox Business Network in an interview that aired on Monday.

Reporting by Susan Heavey; Editing by Toby Chopra

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