THE COMMITTEE ON BANKING, HOUSING, AND URBAN AFFAIRS will meet in Executive Session to VOTE on the following nominations: The Honorable Jerome H. Powell, of Maryland, to be Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System; The Honorable Lael Brainard, of the District of Columbia, to be Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System; Dr. Lisa DeNell Cook, of Michigan, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System; Dr. Philip Nathan Jefferson, of North Carolina, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System; and Ms. Sandra Thompson, of Maryland, to be Director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency.
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