Yellen downplays fears $300 unemployment pay hurting jobs market, says closed schools a factor

U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen discusses the April jobs report and her outlook for economic recovery. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen dismissed concerns that sweetened unemployment benefits contributed to a slowdown…

Yellen under fire for failing to testify about COVID relief funding on Capitol Hill

Brian Brenberg on tax hikes, government spending Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen is under fire for missing an April deadline to testify before the House and Senate Small Business Committees, even…

Larry Kudlow: By saying interest rates are going up, Janet Yellen is ‘acknowledging the economy is booming’

‘Kudlow’ host discusses the Treasury secretary walking back comment on interest rates. ‘Kudlow’ host Larry Kudlow Wednesday said that Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen was right when she said interest rates…

Yellen says interest rates may need to rise to stop economy from overheating

BMO Capital Markets chief investment strategist Brian Belski on his outlook for the market, sharing that he is still bullish for the long-term. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said Tuesday that…

Yellen to appoint senior Fed official to run top bank regulator

Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. WASHINGTON — Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen plans to appoint one of the Federal Reserve’s top big-bank supervisors to become the acting comptroller of the…

Yellen insists Fed will monitor inflation, has tools to control it as Biden plan under scrutiny

Bank of America Head of US Equity and Quantitative Strategy discusses inflation on ‘Barron’s Roundtable’ U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen has insisted the Federal Reserve is able to handle any…

SALT cap critic urges Yellen to restore full tax deduction in Biden’s $2.25T spending plan

Rep. Debbie Dingell on Rep. Lee Zeldin, infrastructure bill, border crisis A key Democrat is renewing his push for President Biden to repeal a Trump-era limit on state and local…

Yellen says going green will cost $2.5T and require private sector investment

Copenhagen Consensus President Bjorn Lomborg provides insight into President Biden’s expected climate plan.  Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on Wednesday noted that the Biden administration’s goal of reducing emissions by investing…

Yellen to push for global minimum tax rate on corporations

President Biden argued raising taxes will ‘make the economy function better’ and ‘create more energy’ while taking press questions on the March jobs report. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on Monday…

IRS could raise revenue without raising tax rates if it were properly resourced, Yellen says

Michael Lee Strategy founder Michael Lee provides insight into how Biden’s economic policy can impact the economy and markets. U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said on Wednesday that if the…