While speaking to reporters on Wednesday, White House Council of Economic Advisers Chair Kevin Hassett stated that Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s job is completely safe.
Hassett responded to a question on whether Powell’s job is safe by stating, “Yes, of course. 100%. Yes.”
He was then asked, “100%, the Fed chairman’s job is not in jeopardy by this president?” He answered, “Absolutely. That’s correct. Yes.”
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