Why would Our Revolution, the Bernie Sanders-affiliated political action group, endorse Dennis Kucinich over Richard Cordray in the Democratic nomination for the governor of Ohio? This is a terrible endorsement. Now, you don’t have to endorse Cordray per se. I think he’s fine. He’s close to Elizabeth Warren and was head of the Consumer Protection […]
The outcome of Ohio's historic five-way Democratic primary for governor is anyone's guess. The strongest positioned contenders — former federal consumer watchdog Richard Cordray and former U.S. Rep. Dennis Kucinich … Click to Contin...
Politico: “Every quarter, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau formally requests its operating funds from the Federal Reserve. Last quarter, former director Richard Cordray asked for $217.1 million. Cordray, an appointee of President Barack Obama, needed just $86.6 million the quarter [...]
The Deputy Director of the United States Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Leandra English, has not given up her legal fight to become the Acting Director of the CFPB after former Director Richard Cordray stepped down at the end of last year. Prior to stepping down, Cordray promoted English from Chief......
Democrat Richard Cordray continues to consolidate support for his run for Ohio governor with another former rival set to back his effort. Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley was scheduled to appear … Click to Continue »
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Former federal consumer watchdog Richard Cordray will join forces with former congresswoman and Obama-era official Betty Sutton on Wednesday in the race for Ohio governor, a Democrat close to the campaign told The...Show More Summary
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on the race for Ohio governor (all times local): 2:10 p.m. Former federal consumer watchdog Richard Cordray is joining forces with former congresswoman and Obama-era official Betty Sutton in the OhioShow More Summary
Last November, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray resigned to run for governor of Ohio. Unlike most agency heads, who serve at the pleasure of the president, Cordray served a five-year term that was set to expire in mid-2018; while he was in charge, the CFPB remained a bulwark of earnest regulation against a […]
Richard Cordray didn’t wait long. On Tuesday, less than two weeks after his departure from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau triggered a mini-constitutional crisis of the variety the Trump administration has made look routine, Cordray announced that he would seek the Democratic nomination for governor of Ohio. Cordray, who previously served as the state’s treasurer […]
GROVE CITY, Ohio (AP) — Former consumer watchdog Richard Cordray is preparing to join a crowded governor's race in Ohio. The 58-year-old Democrat will make the long-anticipated announcement on Tuesday in his hometown of Grove City. He's...Show More Summary
Richard Cordray, a Democrat whose resignation as head of the U.S. consumer bureau last month triggered a political battle over who should replace him, plans to run for governor of Ohio, an advisor said on Monday. Cordray will make the announcement at an event on Tuesday at a restaurant in his home...
Former consumer watchdog Richard Cordray put an end to the suspense Monday, confirming after months of speculation that he plans to make a run for Ohio governor. The Democrat planned … Click to Continue »
The Latest on Democrat Richard Cordray's bid for governor (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Former consumer watchdog Richard Cordray is set to announce his bid for Ohio governor on Tuesday. … Click to Continue »
Former Ohio Attorney General Richard Cordray will announce his bid to become Ohio's next governor Tuesday.
Republican Sandra O'Brien is mounting a repeat run for Ohio state treasurer 11 years after defeating an incumbent treasurer in her party's primary and losing to Democrat Richard Cordray in … Click to Continue »
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on Democrat Richard Cordray's bid for governor (all times local): 3 p.m. Former consumer watchdog Richard Cordray has tapped a somewhat overqualified person to keep the books for his gubernatorial campaign:...Show More Summary
Here’s a story you likely heard a bit about this week: The director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Richard Cordray stepped down. To replace him, Cordray himself promoted his chief of staff, Leandra English, to become deputy director and serve as acting director until the Senate confirmed a replacement. Meanwhile, President Trump proposed his […]
As we enter the last weeks of 2017, a major controversy has arisen over the appointment of a Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), between outgoing Director Richard Cordray and President Donald Trump. The CFPB was created by Congress in 2010, based on the hard work and...
Richard Cordray, former director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, talks with Rachel Maddow about Donald Trump's effort to force a new director on...