Joe Biden has nominated three people to the board of the Federal Reserve in what would usher in the most diverse group in the Fed’s history – and the most woke.
The president is intent on nominating a white woman, Sarah Bloom Raskin; a black woman, Lisa Cook; and a black man, Philip Jefferson.
If they are confirmed to their posts, the seven-person Fed board would have four women, one black man and two white men – the most diverse team in the Fed’s 108 years of existence.
All three have proven liberal credentials.
Bloom Raskin, 60, is married to Congressman Jamie Raskin – a Democrat representing Maryland in the House.
Sarah Bloom Raskin, 60, is in line to be appointed as vice chair of supervision of the Fed – policing the nation’s biggest banks. She has been a vocal advocate for more regulation to combat climate change
Bloom Raskin is seen with her husband Jamie Raskin, a Democrat congressman for Maryland
She spent four years as a Fed governor before being tapped as…