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Richard Shelby

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 31- A senior Republican on the Senate Banking Committee said on Thursday he would oppose efforts to block the nomination of Janet Yellen as Federal Reserve chairwoman with a filibuster unless some disturbing disclosure emerged.

  • U.S. Senator Shelby says not committed to Yellen for Fed Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 12:03 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Oct 31- Republican Senator Richard Shelby, a critic of the U.S. President Barack Obama nominated Yellen, the current Fed vice chair, to take the top job at the U.S. central bank when current chief Ben Bernanke leaves in January. Yellen's nomination must be confirmed by the Senate.

  • Oct 30- When Janet Yellen became president of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco in June 2004, a massive real estate bubble was building in the vast nine-state area that it oversees.

  • "As part of Senate consideration of the Janet Yellen nomination to be chair of the Federal Reserve, I will request a vote on my bipartisan Federal Reserve Transparency Act," Paul said in a statement.

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 25- Republican Senator Rand Paul plans to put a "hold" on the nomination of Janet Yellen to be chair of the Federal Reserve, CNBC reported on Friday, a move that would force supporters to round up 60 votes in the 100 seat Senate to confirm her. Democrats control the Senate 55-45 and would need only five Republicans to support Yellen.

  • Sen. Richard Shelby, (R-AL), explains why he voted against the "fiscal cliff" bill, and weighs in on the need to "reform entitlement" programs.

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 5- Senators from the U.S. Gulf Coast urged President Barack Obama on Friday to ensure that any legal settlement for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill does not undermine a recently passed law that would funnel billions of dollars worth of fines to their states.

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 5- Senators from the U.S. Gulf Coast urged President Barack Obama on Friday to ensure that any legal settlement for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill does not undermine a recently passed law that would funnel billions of dollars worth of fines to their states.

  • "Was this gambling or managing risk?" asks Sen. Richard Shelby, (R-AL) and ranking member on the Senate Banking Committee, discussing what he wants to hear from Jamie Dimon during testimony today on JPMorgan's huge trading losses.

  • Senate Panel Approves Diamond Nomination     Thursday, 12 May 2011 | 10:03 AM ET

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson has the latest details on the Senate banking committee hearing on Dodd/Frank .

  • The White House is struggling to fill key financial posts in the administration as a combination of Senate opposition and candidates’ reluctance to join up leaves critical positions empty. The FT reports.

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