Williams considered for Fed's No. 2 Job

|By:, SA News Editor

San Francisco Fed President John Williams is under consideration by the White House for the post of vice chair of the Fed Board in Washington, WSJ reports.

"Of course I welcome opportunities to contribute at the highest level I can if that would help us do our work," he said in a statement.

Williams would serve under Jerome Powell, a Fed governor who is set to become Fed chair early next month.

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