Co-authored by Larry Kirsch, Managing Director, IMR Health Economics In the wake of the recent election, the mind-boggling possibility of a return to the pre-crisis world of 2008 is now a real threat. That is precisely what would happen...Show More Summary
Protecting Dodd-Frank and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau isn't as sexy as saving Obamacare and marriage equality, but it's nearly as imperative.
The Securities and Exchange Commission and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau are the targets of efforts to change how they enforce the law.
The plot thickens in the ongoing battle for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the controversial agency created in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis. Yesterday, a federal appeals court decided it would grant rehearing of last year’s case, PHH v. Show More Summary
The ruling states that one of the largest providers of seller-financed homes must comply with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. These types of sales have ballooned in poorer neighborhoods.
A federal appeals court Thursday agreed to reconsider its previous ruling that deemed the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's operational structure unconstitutional.
A federal appeals court agreed Thursday to reconsider a decision that found the structure of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to be unconstitutional. It’s a reprieve of sorts for the watchdog agency created in the aftermath of the Wall Street financial crisis and now in the crosshairs of the Trump administration. The full U.S. Show More Summary
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau chief Richard Cordray won a reprieve Thursday in his effort to keep his job and retain his agency’s independence. A federal appeals court said it would reconsider its earlier ruling that would have increased the president's authority over the consumer watchdog...
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is a great resource for consumers, but its days may be numbered. Take advantage of one of its best features while you still can: it has a massive database of detailed complaints from bank and credit union customers. Read more...
Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call/AP Chairman Jeb Hensarling runs the House Financial Services Committee meeting to organize for the 115th Congress on Feb. 2, 2017. T he Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s aggressive regulatory and enforcement...Show More Summary
By Andrea Germanos / Common Dreams Legislation introduced by Sen. Ted Cruz (Texas) and Rep. John Ratcliffe (Texas) would kill the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has been in the spotlight lately, with courts and congressional Republicans zeroing in on the agency's unconstitutional structure that leaves its head in possession of vast powers, accountable...Show More Summary
The National Football League Players Association (NFLPA) has issued a fraud alert, highlighting that the New York State attorney general and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau are suing a company offering advance payouts on the concussion settlement.
Always looking out for the little guy, those Republicans. As long as the little guy is a bankster. If that means gutting the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the agency that in just a few short years has provided nearly $12 billion...Show More Summary
Republicans have taken aim at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, a lone safeguard for Main Street against financial predation.
Donald Trump has put the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in play, with a review that could scale back the agency's oversight.
A leaked memo drafted by Jeb Hensarling, chairman of the Financial Services Committee, lays out plans to neuter the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Click here for reuse options! Warren sounds off on the president's plan to gut the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Mitch McConnell may have cut her off on the Senate floor, but Elizabeth Warren refuses to be silenced. Two daysShow More Summary
"...would effectively allow Trump to dictate the direction of the CFPB"