Brooklyn Native Janet Yellen Confirmed As Fed ChairThe Senate has easily approved Brooklyn native Janet Yellen's nomination to head the Federal Reserve.
Brooklyn Native Janet Yellen Nominated To Head Federal ReserveYellen graduated from Brown and Yale and taught at Harvard, but Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz said her trajectory to success began before she ever arrived as those distinguished institutions.

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