Facebook Fortune Behind Push for Fed to Sharpen Focus on Jobs

  • ‘Fed Up’ activists seek central-bank transparency, diversity
  • Fed remains focused on twin goals of inflation, employment

When Kendra Brooks left her low-income neighborhood in north Philadelphia last month and flew to the Federal Reserve’s annual symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, she did so on the dime of a Facebook Inc. co-founder.

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