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Biden taps UC Berkeley’s Janet Yellen as first woman to head U.S. Treasury

Janet Yellen, an emeritus professor at the University of California at Berkeley, is president-elect Joseph Biden’s pick for treasury secretary, university officials said Tuesday. Yellen is the former chair of the Federal Reserve System, which steers the nation’s banking system. She was the first woman to sit in that role and will be the first […]