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FOMC Speak: Remarks by Federal Open Market Committee Participants

About FOMC Speak

Participants are listed in alphabetical order.

Thomas I. Barkin


Raphael Bostic


Michelle W. Bowman

Board of Governors

Lael Brainard

Board of Governors

James Bullard

St. Louis

Richard H. Clarida

Vice Chairman
Board of Governors

Mary C. Daly

San Francisco

Charles L. Evans


Esther L. George

Kansas City

Patrick T. Harker


Robert S. Kaplan


Neel Kashkari


Loretta J. Mester


Jerome H. Powell

Board of Governors

Randal K. Quarles

Vice Chair for Supervision
Board of Governors

Eric S. Rosengren


John C. Williams

New York

Recent Public Remarks

Nov 24, 2020 (12:00 PM ET)   Pres. Williams, Question and Answers, with the Wall Street Journal (via webcast) , Newsmakers Live: New York Federal Reserve President John Williams

Nov 23, 2020   Vice Chair for Supervision Quarles, Essay, Saudi Arabia: The Riyadh Summit magazine, published by the Global Governance Project; G20 Research Group; and the University of Toronto Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy, Cooperation: the foundation of a resilient global financial system

Nov 20, 2020 (1:30 PM ET)   Pres. George, Speech, before a virtual conference on “Navigating the Changing Energy Landscape” sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City , Energy, Economic Activity and Monetary Policy

Nov 19, 2020 (7:45 PM ET)   Pres. Bostic, Video Interview, on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia" , Fed's Bostic Sees Positive Economic Growth in 2021

Nov 19, 2020 (1:35 PM ET)   Pres. Kaplan, Video Interview, on Bloomberg's “Balance of Power”, Fed’s Kaplan on Negative Growth, Emergency Programs, Workforce

Nov 19, 2020 (12:30 PM ET)   Gov. Bowman, Speech, via webcast at the “Financial Stability: Stress, Contagion, and Transmission” 2020 Financial Stability Conference hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and the Office of Financial Research, The Changing Structure of Mortgage Markets and Financial Stability

Nov 19, 2020 (9:40 AM ET)   Pres. Mester, Video Interview, Bloomberg The Open, Fed’s Mester: U.S. Needs More Fiscal Policy, Not Monetary

Nov 18, 2020 (7:00 PM ET)   Pres. Bostic, Remarks, presented by Federal Reserve Education (via live webcast), How Diverse Perspectives Improve Economics

Nov 18, 2020 (6:00 PM ET)   Pres. Kaplan, Remarks, at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (via live webcast), Global Perspectives with Joe Straus

Nov 18, 2020 (3:46 PM ET)   Pres. Barkin, Transcript, on "Yahoo Finance Presents", Richmond Fed President Thomas Barkin speaks with Yahoo Finance

Nov 18, 2020 (1:20 PM ET)   Pres. Bullard, Remarks, during an event hosted by the Arkansas-based Rotary Club of Hot Springs National Park, U.S. Economy and Pandemic

Nov 17, 2020 (1:00 PM ET)   Gov. Brainard, Speech, Exploring Careers in Economics livestream event, Federal Reserve Board and Federal Reserve Education, Washington, D.C., Strengthening Diversity and Inclusion in Economics

Nov 17, 2020 (10:27 AM ET)   Pres. Bostic, Video Interview, CNBC Squawk Box, Fed’s Bostic: We are prepared to step in with more policy help if needed

Nov 17, 2020   Vice Chair for Supervision Quarles, Letter, G20 leaders, Financial Stability Board Has Acted to Address Vulnerabilities in the Financial System Exposed by COVID-19

Nov 16, 2020 (2:00 PM ET)   Vice Chair Clarida, Speech, at the "The Economy and Monetary Policy" event hosted by the Hutchins Center on Fiscal and Monetary Policy at the Brookings Institution, Washington, D.C. (via webcast), The Federal Reserve's New Framework: Context and Consequences

Nov 13, 2020 (8:30 AM ET)   Pres. Bullard, Presentation, at the Economic Club of Memphis webinar, The U.S. Economy and COVID-19: An Update

Nov 13, 2020 (7:00 AM ET)   Pres. Williams, Video Interview, at the Financial Times Global Boardroom virtual event, Live: John Williams of New York Fed talks to the FT

Nov 12, 2020   Pres. Kaplan, Audio Interview, on Newsradio KRLD-AM in Dallas, Texas , CEO Spotlight with David Johnson

Nov 10, 2020 (8:30 AM ET)   Pres. Kaplan, Video Interview, Bloomberg's Future of Finance 2020 event, Fed's Kaplan: Covid Resurgence Jeopardizes Next Two Quarters

Nov 10, 2020   Pres. Barkin, Essay, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond website, Building the Post-COVID Pipeline: Invigorating Community Colleges


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