Aug 27, 2020 | Chamber News

Tom Barkin addresses to Maryland’s Hispanic Community

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Tom Barkin, President and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond addresses the Hispanic Community in fifth district of the Federal Reserve system which included Maryland, West Virginia, Virginia, South Carolina, and North Carolina. During his speech Mr. Barkin highlighted the work that the Federal Reserve has doing to ensure minorities and small business owners get some relief from the impact of the pandemic and how the Federal Reserve is committed designing policy geared towards minorities which are projected to become a higher share of the labor market. Mr. Barkin highlighted that the Federal Reserve is deeply committed to helping the service sector of the economy which is where many Hispanic-owned enterprises operate.