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U.S. Senate Banking panel postpones hearing with Fed Chair Yellen
February 12, 2014 / 8:51 PM / 4 years ago

U.S. Senate Banking panel postpones hearing with Fed Chair Yellen

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate Banking Committee said on Wednesday that it postponed Thursday’s hearing with Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen testifies before a House Financial Services Committee hearing on "Monetary Policy and the State of the Economy." at the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, February 11, 2014. REUTERS/Mary F. Calvert

The Washington area is expecting a significant snowstorm that could conflict with Yellen’s testimony.

The committee said the hearing, in which Yellen is due to deliver the semi-annual monetary policy report to Congress, would be rescheduled for a yet-to-be-determined date.

Reporting by Karey Van Hall; Editing by Peter Cooney

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