Morning Minute: Yellen sworn in as chair of Federal Reserve

Janet Yellen took over as chair of the Federal Reserve this morning, replacing Ben Bernanke and becoming the first woman to hold the job. Read a news release and media coverage including:

Yellen sworn in as Fed chair as Bernanke heads to Brookings – NBC News

New Fed chief Janet Yellen lets a long career of breaking barriers speak for itself – The Washington Post

The Janet Yellen era begins – Politico

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