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  Chairman
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  PartyRepublican
NameJerome H. Powell
Won01/23/2018
Votes84 (86.60%)
Margin71 (+73.20%)
Term01/24/2018 - 02/01/2022


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Parents > United States > Independent Agencies > Federal Reserve Board  
Websitehttp://www.federalreserve.gov/
Established 00, 1913
Disbanded Still Active
ContributorU Ole Polecat
Last ModifiedScottĀ³ November 27, 2008 02:34am
Description The Federal Reserve System, also known as the Fed, is the central bank of the
United States. It was created by the Congress with the passage of the Federal
Reserve Act in 1913. The Federal Reserve System is composed of a central,
governmental agency--the Board of Governors--in Washington, D.C., and twelve
regional Federal Reserve Banks located in major cities throughout the nation.

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Jan 20, 2008 07:45pm Profile The Education of Ben Bernanke  Article RP 
Aug 10, 2004 12:00am News Fed raises rates a quarter-point again  Article RP 

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