The last time Patrick McHenry, the Billy Zabka of the House Republican caucus, held a hearing with a member of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, it didn't turn out too well. He called Elizabeth Warren a liar and generally tried to bully her, and received quite a backlash in the process.
Why, you ask, must Republican members of Congress behave like this? That's the now infamous exchange between Rep. Patrick McHenry (R-NC) and presidential adviser Elizabeth Warren, in which McHenry harassed her and called her a liar,... Read Post
(Source: U.S. Treasury Dept.) Do Republicans really hate consumers? Apparently, if the reception Elizabeth Warren had at yesterday's House Financial Services Committee oversight hearing on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is... Read Post