WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will nominate Jason Furman, a veteran White House economic official, as chairman of the president’s Council of Economic Advisers.
The White House says Obama will make the announcement Monday afternoon.
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The council is one of two of the president’s main sources of economic advice to the president. The other is the National Economic Council, where Furman currently serves as principal deputy director.
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