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ABA Congratulates Yellen on Confirmation to Serve as Secretary of the Treasury

"We congratulate Janet Yellen on her historic confirmation to serve as the nation's 78th Secretary of the Treasury. Dr. Yellen brings a wealth of experience in economics, regulation and crisis management from her time at the Federal Reserve that will benefit the Treasury Department at this challenging time for the nation. ABA and its member banks look forward to working with her to help alleviate the painful economic effects of the pandemic and expand opportunities for all Americans."

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The American Bankers Association is the voice of the nation’s $22.5 trillion banking industry, which is composed of small, regional and large banks that together employ more than 2 million people, safeguard $18 trillion in deposits and extend nearly $11 trillion in loans.

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