The United States is getting a wife for the first time as Secretary of the Treasury. President-elect Joe Biden confirmed on Monday that his choice has fallen for Janet Yellen, American media report.
Her name had been circulating in the media for a while. The economist led the central bank of the United States (Fed) from 2014 to 2018.
The last word belongs to the Senate, a chamber of the United States Parliament. He must approve the nomination.a