How likely is it that President Obama himself leaked word that he wanted Larry Summers as the next Fed Chair? Progressive columnist Robert Kuttner is reporting that Obama mentioned Summers on background to a small group of reporters. But do you believe him? Vote below in our daily Hot Stock Minute Poll. But first listen to host Lauren Lyster ask Yahoo! Finance Editor-in-Chief about the issue. The pair also talk about stocks being shorted and attempts to regulate the bitcoin industry.
- President Obama
- Larry Summers