Heard on the Hill

Somebody Spot Janet Yellen Some New Threads

Updated Nov. 15, 1:43 p.m.| HOH responds to critics of this post.

Whether Janet Yellen, President Barack Obama's latest pick to head the Federal Reserve, proves to be the financial genius our sputtering economy so desperately needs, remains to be seen.

At least we know her mind won’t be preoccupied with haute couture.

Here’s the black-on-black ensemble she sported last month when President Barack Obama officially nominated her:

(Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

(Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

And her battle gear of choice for today’s nomination hearing on Capitol Hill:

(Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)

(Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)

Mind you, nobody has ever accused HOH of being particularly stylish. But we do manage to switch up outfits on the reg.

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