Yellen sworn in as Fed chair, succeeding Bernanke (7)

USA TODAY 2014.02.04 03:59
Martin Crustsinger, AP Janet Yellen is sworn in Monday as Federal Reserve chairman at the Federal Reserve Building in Washington.(Photo: Mark Wilson, Getty Images) WASHINGTON - Janet Yellen officially took over the leadership of the Federal Reserve on Monday - and along with it a delicate task: Unwinding the Fed's extraordinary economic stimulus without spooking investors or slowing a still-subpar economy.
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