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For Immediate Release

Presidential Nominations Sent to the Senate, 4/29/10

NOMINATIONS SENT TO THE SENATE:

Peter A. Diamond, of Massachusetts, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System for the unexpired term of fourteen years from February 1, 2000, vice Frederic S. Mishkin.

Malcolm D. Jackson, of Illinois, to be an Assistant Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, vice Molly A. O'Neill, resigned.

Sarah Bloom Raskin, of Maryland, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System for the unexpired term of fourteen years from February 1, 2002, vice Donald L. Kohn, resigned.

Tracie Stevens, of Washington, to be Chairman of the National Indian Gaming Commission for the term of three years, vice Philip N. Hogen, resigned.

Janet L. Yellen, of California, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System for a term of fourteen years from February 1, 2010, vice Mark W. Olson, resigned.

Janet L. Yellen, of California, to be Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System for a term of four years, vice Donald L. Kohn, resigned.