Mick Mulvaney fired back at Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Friday after the senator asked about recent decisions by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), which Mulvaney leads. Mulvaney said he "rejected" the Democratic senator's...Show More Summary
The bridge connects Silver Lake to Atwater Village Over the next few years, the city engineering bureau will totally overhaul and update the Glendale-Hyperion Viaduct. The bridge—which connects Silver Lake to Atwater Village— openedShow More Summary
Nairobi, February 21, 2018--Somaliland authorities should immediately release Mohamed Aabi Digaale, the Hargeisa bureau chief for the London-based broadcaster Universal TV, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. Police arrested Mohamed on February 17 and have been holding him without charge, Guleid Ahmed Jama, chairperson of the advocacy organization...
The Trump administration’s proposed budget contains an interesting line item that isn’t mentioned in the summary text. It calls for reductions in spending at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). What makes this differentShow More Summary
As a native Texan, I make an effort to stay current on the latest happenings in my home state. And even though the announcement by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau that it will reconsider new federal rules that would regulate...Show More Summary
Acting director Mick Mulvaney is turning the financial watchdog into a corporate lapdog: Our view
Since November, the Trump administration has taken steps to overhaul the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) — the Obama-era consumer watchdog agency that Democrats created after the global financial crisis to monitor American consumers’ financial interests. Show More Summary
Nearly five years ago, Harry Reid wanted to pack the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals with lefties who would approve of all kinds of expansive and expensive government. He got his way, and a recently decided case shows how that has worked...Show More Summary
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is moving to stop at least two companies from continuing to argue that enforcement actions should be dismissed based on an alleged defect in the agency's power structure. Mick Mulvaney, the acting director, said he has "ratified" those two lawsuits.
Sheelah Kolhatkar writes about how the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is threatened by the actions of the Trump Administration.
The president and his allies don’t want to protect the bureau’s political independence—they want to subvert it.
White House budget chief Mick Mulvaney once likened government regulations to a “slow cancer,” an attitude he shares with many of President Trump’s appointees as well as the man himself. So it’s hardly surprising that, in his new part-time role as acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection...
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the brainchild of Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), is having difficulty accounting for laptops belonging to the agency. According to the CFPB’s Inspector General, a number of laptops have gone missing despite the agency sending out an “early alert memorandum,” on how to prevent inventory loss back in 2016. Show More Summary
Nearly half of all Americans will face the repercussions of the Equifax hack for years to come. The credit reporting firm announced in September that the personal information of 143 million people had been breached. But according to Reuters the federal agency charged with investigating the information breach has stopped looking into the matter. Show More Summary
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Tuesday said he wants to know how the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is handling a probe into a hack of credit bureau Equifax Inc (EFX.N) after a report that the agency's acting director...Show More Summary
Critics of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau appear to be getting some of what they want.
Head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Mick Mulvaney, has pulled back from a full-scale probe of how Equifax failed to protect the personal data of millions of consumers, according to people familiar with the matter. Aleksandra Michalska reports.H Video provided by Reuters
Well, at least a neoliberal didn’t win the presidency: Mick Mulvaney, head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, has pulled back from a full-scale probe of how Equifax Inc failed to protect the personal data of millions of consumers, according to people familiar with the matter. Equifax (EFX.N) said in September that hackers stole personal […]