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Meet The Fed's Newest Voters

Tuesday, January 29, 2013 - 5:32 AM
From CNNMoney
The Federal Reserve will shake up its roster at its meeting this week, just as it does at the beginning of every year.

Four regional presidents are rotating into voting roles on the FOMC (short for Federal Open Market Committee). This year's rotation brings two doves and two hawks to the table.

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The article has an interesting graphic called "Fed-O-Meter" which shows how the FOMC voting members rank as an inflation dove or hawk. The most dovish members are Janet Yellen, Eric Rosengren and Charles Evans. The most hawkish members are Esther George and James Bullard.
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