On Air Now

Listen

Listen Live Now » 98.5 FM Battle Creek, Michigan

Weather

Current Conditions(Battle Creek,MI 49017)

More Weather »
65° Feels Like: 65°
Wind: W 10 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Today

PM Thunderstorms 74°

Tonight

Isolated Thunderstorms 57°

Tomorrow

Scattered Thunderstorms 74°

Alerts

U.S. Senate vote on Yellen not seen before Wednesday

U.S. Federal Reserve Vice Chair Janet Yellen testifies during a Senate Banking Committee confirmation hearing on her nomination to be the ne
U.S. Federal Reserve Vice Chair Janet Yellen testifies during a Senate Banking Committee confirmation hearing on her nomination to be the ne

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate is unlikely to vote on Janet Yellen's nomination to head the Federal Reserve before Wednesday, the chamber's top Democrat indicated on Friday.

Majority Leader Harry Reid said consideration of Yellen's nomination would not come until after the Senate took up a defense bill on Wednesday.

(Reporting by Timothy Ahmann; Editing by Vicki Allen)

Comments