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Report: Trump weighs picking Herman Cain for Fed spot

Feb 01, 2019 - SNL Financial

President Donald Trump is considering picking Herman Cain, a former Republican presidential candidate and pizza chain CEO, for a vacant spot on the Federal Reserve's Board of Governors, according to a Bloomberg News report citing unnamed sources.

Cain interviewed with Trump on Jan. 30, according to the news outlet.

Cain was on the Kansas City Fed's board of directors from 1992 to 1996 and eventually became the board's chairman. He was also CEO of Godfather's Pizza Inc. and head of th...