Sen. Paul threatens to hold up Janet Yellen nomination

Republican U.S. Senator Rand Paul threatened on Friday to put a ‘hold’ on the nomination of Janet Yellen to be chair of the Federal Reserve unless he gets a vote on a bill he has sponsored to put the central bank under more scrutiny.

US Senate(WASHINGTON) — Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., is threatening to prevent Janet Yellen’s nomination to be Federal Reserve Chair unless the Senate votes on his bill to audit the Fed."As part of.

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Janet Yellen has picked up one likely. vote on the nomination unless they are given more information about the 2012 attacks on U.S. diplomats in Benghazi, Libya. And Sen. Rand Paul, a Republican.

Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., is threatening to prevent Janet Yellen’s nomination to be Federal Reserve Chair unless the Senate votes on his bill to audit the Fed. "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, S. 209," Paul.

Paul says he will put a hold on Yellen’s nomination if necessary to have his bill brought up in his chamber ahead of her otherwise likely appointment, but Federal Reserve insiders oppose the act he’s drafted up. Mr. Bernanke said previously that a plan drafted by Rep. Paul was a "nightmare scenario" and would have allowed lawmakers to put pressure on the Fed – an otherwise neutral and uninfluenced agency – to enact certain policy.

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WASHINGTON, Oct 25 (Reuters) – Republican U.S. Senator Rand Paul threatened on Friday to put a ‘hold’ on the nomination of Janet Yellen to be chair. If Paul did move forward, it would force.

WASHINGTON, Oct 25 (Reuters) – 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.

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Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) is threatening to keep the Senate in session by dragging out Janet Yellen’s confirmation as head of the Federal Reserve. The noted central bank critic said Tuesday that he.

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A senior Republican on the Senate Banking Committee said on Thursday he would oppose efforts to block the nomination of Janet. Republicans. Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky has.