Statement on Janet Yellen’s Confirmation as Treasury Secretary

January 25, 2021
WASHINGTON, DC – Climate Leadership Council CEO Greg Bertelsen issued the following statement congratulating Janet Yellen on being confirmed as Treasury secretary by the U.S. Senate:

“Congratulations to Climate Leadership Council Founding Member Janet Yellen on her historic confirmation as Treasury secretary. We at the Council know her as a principled leader committed to pragmatic and effective policy solutions. America is fortunate to have such an experienced and dedicated public servant fill this role at a critical time for our economy.