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Watch Live January 12 at 7 p.m. Conversation with the Chair: A Teacher Town Hall Meeting
Watch Live as Chair Yellen hosts a conversation with teachers from across the U.S. on January 12, 2017 from 7-8 p.m. More information.
FOMC Transcripts and Other Historical Materials
2011 FOMC Transcripts, Presentation Materials, and Agendas
Minutes of the Federal Open Market Committee
Meeting held December 13-14, 2016
FOMC Press Conference
December 14, 2016 

Opening Statement (PDF)

What's New and Upcoming
See What's New for recent updates, and What's Next for upcoming postings and events.   
Current FAQs
Frequently asked questions about the Federal Reserve

Speeches and Testimony

January 12, 2017
Janet L. Yellen,  Chair
Welcoming Remarks
At the Conversation with the Chair: A Teacher Town Hall Meeting, Washington, D.C.
January 7, 2017
Jerome H. Powell,  Governor
Low Interest Rates and the Financial System
At the 77th Annual Meeting of the American Finance Association, Chicago, Illinois
December 19, 2016
Janet L. Yellen,  Chair
Commencement Remarks
At the University of Baltimore 2016 Midyear Commencement, Baltimore, Maryland
December 2, 2016
Daniel K. Tarullo,  Governor
Financial Regulation Since the Crisis
At the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and Office of Financial Research 2016 Financial Stability Conference, Washington, D.C.
December 2, 2016
Lael Brainard,  Governor
The Opportunities and Challenges of Fintech
At the Conference on Financial Innovation at the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Washington, D.C.
Last update: January 12, 2017