Yellen Defends Fed as ‘Non-Partisan’ Over Campaign Contributions

  • Fed staff free to make political donations under law, she says
  • Says decision on political giving is `up to each individual'

Janet Yellen's Statement in Two Minutes

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said legal political campaign donations from central bank employees, including those of senior Fed officials, do not undermine its standing as a non-partisan agency.

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