Biden to Tap Brainard, Bernstein to Economic Team, Leaving Fed Gap

Reuters, Feb. 14, 2023–Steve Holland, Lindsay Dunsmuir, Andrea Shalal
President Joe Biden is expected to name Federal Reserve Vice Chair Lael Brainard and Jared Bernstein as his top economic advisers after markets close on Tuesday, as the Democratic president aims to convince skeptical Americans his economic policies are working and oversees trillions in new federal spending.