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FOX Business
Here's Why Bank Stocks Had a Stellar 2017struggled to put a multiyear fake-account scandal behind it. The news was first
FOX Business / Posted 7 hours ago
struggled to put a multiyear fake-account scandal behind it. The news was first widely reported in September 2016, when the CFPB announced that it was fining Wells Fargo for opening accounts for customers without their approval to do so. Since then,... Read more
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FOX Business
Here's Why Bank Stocks Had a Stellar 2017struggled to put a multiyear fake-account scandal behind it. The news was first
FOX Business / Posted 7 hours ago
struggled to put a multiyear fake-account scandal behind it. The news was first widely reported in September 2016, when the CFPB announced that it was fining Wells Fargo for opening accounts for customers without their approval to do so. Since then,... Read more
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FOX Business
Wells Fargo trims staff in its giant mortgage unitwork to be done," and that it "is dedicated to making things right, fixing the
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
work to be done," and that it "is dedicated to making things right, fixing the problems, and building a better bank." The CFPB is also reviewing whether there should be fines against the bank for those mortgage problems, Reuters reported last... Read more
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FOX Business
Wells Fargo trims staff in its giant mortgage unitwork to be done," and that it "is dedicated to making things right, fixing the
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
work to be done," and that it "is dedicated to making things right, fixing the problems, and building a better bank." The CFPB is also reviewing whether there should be fines against the bank for those mortgage problems, Reuters reported last... Read more
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The Hill
Bill to ease Dodd-Frank rules gets chilly reception in HouseHouse Financial Services Committee in June passed the Choice Act, a dramatic ro
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
House Financial Services Committee in June passed the Choice Act, a dramatic rollback of the law that would leave the CFPB nearly powerless. Republicans say the bureau and its former director, Richard CordrayRichard Adams CordrayConsumers... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Republicans and Democrats are the problem: Stupidity and Blindness Have Destroyed Whatever Democracy the US Ever Hada working parent/spouse) and the protection against predatory lenders afforded
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 days ago
a working parent/spouse) and the protection against predatory lenders afforded by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), continue to back him, and will likely vote for him in 2020. opednews.com Dave Lindorff is a founding member of the... Read more
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The Hill
GOP leaders strike deal on tax bill, expect vote next week | Corporate rate edging higher | Some Republicans oppose individual rate cut for richest |Fed hikes ratesappears unlikely to survive a scheduled committee vote next week.Scott GarrettE
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
appears unlikely to survive a scheduled committee vote next week.Scott GarrettErnest (Scott) Scott GarrettTrump should fill CFPB vacancy with Export-Import chiefManufacturers keep pressure on Ex-Im nominee GarrettScott Garrett poses real threat to... Read more
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FOX News
Former Trump administration officials, from Comey to OmarosaCordray, 58, elevated his chief of staff Leandra English to the deputy director
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
Cordray, 58, elevated his chief of staff Leandra English to the deputy director position – meaning she would become acting CFPB director after he quit. But the White House announced Mick Mulvaney, head of the Office of Management and Budget, as its... Read more
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FOX News
Former Trump administration officials, from Comey to OmarosaCordray, 58, elevated his chief of staff Leandra English to the deputy director
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
Cordray, 58, elevated his chief of staff Leandra English to the deputy director position – meaning she would become acting CFPB director after he quit. But the White House announced Mick Mulvaney, head of the Office of Management and Budget, as its... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Mick Mulvaney and the Bad Actors ClubMost people have probably heard about Mick Mulvaney's seizure of the Consumer F
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
Most people have probably heard about Mick Mulvaney's seizure of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) as Donald Trump's appointed "acting director." They probably don't realize quite how outrageous this move is. First, it is worth noting... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Consumers taking a hitFinancial Protection Bureau. While this is a temporary appointment, he can do p
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Financial Protection Bureau. While this is a temporary appointment, he can do plenty of damage before he’s replaced. The CFPB was adopted after the financial meltdown to protect us, as consumers, from shady lending practices. Banks, payday loan... Read more
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The Hill
Dem attorneys general blast Trump for Mulvaney appointment to consumer bureauGeneral Eric Schneiderman (D), the state law enforcement chiefs said they’d fig
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
General Eric Schneiderman (D), the state law enforcement chiefs said they’d fight any attempt from Trump to weaken the CFPB. “The CFPB has been a critical partner in protecting American consumers and holding fraudsters accountable. It deserves... Read more
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The Hill
Consumer bureau fights for Americans against Wall Street greedwas always clear: Given the enormous power of the financial institutions that t
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
was always clear: Given the enormous power of the financial institutions that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) would watch over, it would need independence and enough clout to stand up for all Americans — including students, older... Read more
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Fortune
Will 2018 Be the Year of the Bank of Amazon? Experts Weigh InGoldman Sachs.” Spencer Lazar, General Catalyst Partners: “Potential changes to
Fortune / Posted 4 days ago
Goldman Sachs.” Spencer Lazar, General Catalyst Partners: “Potential changes to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) under the Trump Administration will likely turn back the clock on Obama-era regulations on non-bank lenders. This will... Read more
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The Hill
With CFPB, GOP can finally make good on abolishing federal agenciesnow has a perfect opportunity to close the corrupt and ideologically partisan C
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
now has a perfect opportunity to close the corrupt and ideologically partisan Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). This is an opportunity that conservatives cannot allow our political leaders to waste. In September of 1981,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Can payday loans be made safer?small-dollar loans — an underwriting requirement that could drive most payday l
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
small-dollar loans — an underwriting requirement that could drive most payday lenders out of business. On the same day the CFPB announced its rule, the regulator for the nation's biggest banks, the Office of Comptroller of the Currency, cleared the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Donald Trump: Wells Fargo will pay uptacked on insurance for auto loan customers who did not need it, in some cases
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
tacked on insurance for auto loan customers who did not need it, in some cases leading to defaults and repossessions. The CFPB under previous director, Richard Cordray, was considering additional fines and penalties against Wells Fargo, but the... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
President Trump vows to punish Wells Fargo for ‘bad acts’and others will not be dropped, as has been incorrectly reported," Trump tweete
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 6 days ago
and others will not be dropped, as has been incorrectly reported," Trump tweeted on Friday. While Trump has condemned the CFPB as a "disaster" that has "devastated" banks, he signaled Friday that Wells Fargo is still very much in the regulator's... Read more
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The Hill
States back challenge to Trump's pick to lead consumer bureauorder against Mulvaney although it dismissed her effort two weeks ago. English
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
order against Mulvaney although it dismissed her effort two weeks ago. English argues that Mulvaney cannot run the CFPB because of the line of succession established in Dodd-Frank. English also claims Mulvaney’s appointment violates the... Read more
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The Hill
With drama in rearview, Mulvaney has opportunity to do good at consumer bureauProtection Bureau has shone a spotlight on the agency’s ideologically-driven ag
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
Protection Bureau has shone a spotlight on the agency’s ideologically-driven agenda. But under new management, the CFPB actually has a chance to achieve some positive good for a change. The bureau was created in response to the 2008... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Trump says Wells Fargo's penalties for 'bad acts' could riseadvocates and Democrats. At the OMB, Mulvaney is a political appointee, subject
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
advocates and Democrats. At the OMB, Mulvaney is a political appointee, subject to being fired at will by Trump. But at the CFPB, he's a powerful independent financial regulator who can make nearly unilateral decisions affecting mortgages, credit... Read more
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Boston Globe
Trump says Wells Fargo’s penalties for ‘bad acts’ could be ‘substantially increased’secure lower mortgage rates and said it would issue refunds. Wells Fargo declin
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
secure lower mortgage rates and said it would issue refunds. Wells Fargo declined to comment on the president’s tweet. The CFPB’s former director, Richard Cordray, agreed to settlement terms with the company before resigning last month, according... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Trump says SF-based Wells Fargo's penalties for 'bad acts' could be 'substantially increased'next year’s cost-efficiency target. Management now hopes to spend 59 cents for
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
next year’s cost-efficiency target. Management now hopes to spend 59 cents for every dollar of revenue next year. The CFPB's former director, Richard Cordray, agreed to settlement terms with the company before resigning last month, according... Read more
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The Mercury News
Trump says fines for Wells Fargo will not be droppedtacked on insurance for auto loan customers who did not need it, in some cases
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
tacked on insurance for auto loan customers who did not need it, in some cases leading to defaults and repossessions. The CFPB under previous director, Richard Cordray, was considering additional fines and penalties against Wells Fargo, but the... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Kelleher: Why all Americans should want a strong consumer watchdogTrump administration, which is moving to strip the bureau of its regulatory pow
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Trump administration, which is moving to strip the bureau of its regulatory power. The drama culminated last week when the CFPB briefly had two would-be acting directors — Leandra English, installed by the former director, and President Trump’s... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Trump says fines for Wells Fargo will not be droppedtacked on insurance for auto loan customers who did not need it, in some cases
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 8 days ago
tacked on insurance for auto loan customers who did not need it, in some cases leading to defaults and repossessions. The CFPB under previous director, Richard Cordray, was considering additional fines and penalties against Wells Fargo, but the... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Trump says Wells Fargo's penalties for 'bad acts' could be 'substantially...secure lower mortgage rates and said it would issue refunds. Wells Fargo declin
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
secure lower mortgage rates and said it would issue refunds. Wells Fargo declined to comment on the president's tweet. The CFPB's former director, Richard Cordray, agreed to settlement terms with the company before resigning last month, according... Read more
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The Hill
Americans were duped by bad actors in rooftop solar industryrisks for families.” The National Consumer Law Center also weighed in, urging t
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
risks for families.” The National Consumer Law Center also weighed in, urging the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) to protect low-income consumers citing, among other things, a dramatic increase in leases for solar panels “and... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
President Trump says fines for Wells Fargo will not be droppedtacked on insurance for auto loan customers who did not need it, in some cases
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 8 days ago
tacked on insurance for auto loan customers who did not need it, in some cases leading to defaults and repossessions. The CFPB under previous director, Richard Cordray, was considering additional fines and penalties against Wells Fargo, but the... Read more
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CBS News
Trump chides Wells Fargo for "bad acts"a target until the bank makes additional changes at the very top." Under its p
CBS News / Posted 8 days ago
a target until the bank makes additional changes at the very top." Under its previous director, Richard Cordray, the CFPB was considering additional fines and penalties against Wells Fargo, but the investigation was frozen last month after... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Poor People's Non-Profit Bank Sues Trump Over Illegal Seizure Of Consumer Financial Protection Bureauabove) and kicked ass. Willie Sutton robbed banks -- Trump is worse -- he's le
Op-Ed News / Posted 8 days ago
above) and kicked ass. Willie Sutton robbed banks -- Trump is worse -- he's letting the banks rob their customers. The CFPB is trying to corral the pay-day check cashing predators. Trump wants to continue the shake-down and give the jackals a... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Trump warns that Wells Fargo penalties 'will not be dropped'tacked on insurance for auto loan customers who did not need it, in some cases
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
tacked on insurance for auto loan customers who did not need it, in some cases leading to defaults and repossessions. The CFPB under previous director, Richard Cordray, was considering additional fines and penalties against Wells Fargo, but the... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Trump Vows to Punish Wells Fargo for ‘Bad Acts’Donald Trump tweeted about the fines and penalties against Wells Fargo Banks.
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 8 days ago
Donald Trump tweeted about the fines and penalties against Wells Fargo Banks. While Trump has condemned the CFPB as a “disaster” that has “devastated” banks, he signaled Friday that Wells Fargo is still very much in the regulator’s... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Trump vows to punish Wells Fargo for 'bad acts'previously told the Washington Times that he is reviewing 14 open enforcement m
KTXS Abilene / Posted 8 days ago
previously told the Washington Times that he is reviewing 14 open enforcement matters. Mulvaney has accused the CFPB, an aggressive consumer watchdog, of "trampling on capitalism." While Trump has condemned the CFPB as a "disaster" that... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Trump vows to punish Wells Fargo for 'bad acts'previously told the Washington Times that he is reviewing 14 open enforcement m
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
previously told the Washington Times that he is reviewing 14 open enforcement matters. Mulvaney has accused the CFPB, an aggressive consumer watchdog, of "trampling on capitalism." While Trump has condemned the CFPB as a "disaster" that... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Trump vows to punish Wells Fargo for 'bad acts'previously told the Washington Times that he is reviewing 14 open enforcement m
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 8 days ago
previously told the Washington Times that he is reviewing 14 open enforcement matters. Mulvaney has accused the CFPB, an aggressive consumer watchdog, of "trampling on capitalism." While Trump has condemned the CFPB as a "disaster" that... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Trump vows to punish Wells Fargo for 'bad acts'previously told the Washington Times that he is reviewing 14 open enforcement m
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 8 days ago
previously told the Washington Times that he is reviewing 14 open enforcement matters. Mulvaney has accused the CFPB, an aggressive consumer watchdog, of "trampling on capitalism." While Trump has condemned the CFPB as a "disaster" that... Read more
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New York Daily News
Trump says fines for Wells Fargo will not be droppedtacked on insurance for auto loan customers who did not need it, in some cases
New York Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
tacked on insurance for auto loan customers who did not need it, in some cases leading to defaults and repossessions. The CFPB under previous director, Richard Cordray, was considering additional fines and penalties against Wells Fargo, but the... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Trump vows to punish Wells Fargo for 'bad acts'previously told the Washington Times that he is reviewing 14 open enforcement m
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 8 days ago
previously told the Washington Times that he is reviewing 14 open enforcement matters. Mulvaney has accused the CFPB, an aggressive consumer watchdog, of "trampling on capitalism." While Trump has condemned the CFPB as a "disaster" that... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Trump vows to punish Wells Fargo for 'bad acts'previously told the Washington Times that he is reviewing 14 open enforcement m
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 8 days ago
previously told the Washington Times that he is reviewing 14 open enforcement matters. Mulvaney has accused the CFPB, an aggressive consumer watchdog, of "trampling on capitalism." While Trump has condemned the CFPB as a "disaster" that... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Trump vows to punish Wells Fargo for 'bad acts'previously told the Washington Times that he is reviewing 14 open enforcement m
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 8 days ago
previously told the Washington Times that he is reviewing 14 open enforcement matters. Mulvaney has accused the CFPB, an aggressive consumer watchdog, of "trampling on capitalism." While Trump has condemned the CFPB as a "disaster" that... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Trump says fines for Wells Fargo will not be droppedtacked on insurance for auto loan customers who did not need it, in some cases
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
tacked on insurance for auto loan customers who did not need it, in some cases leading to defaults and repossessions. The CFPB under previous director, Richard Cordray, was considering additional fines and penalties against Wells Fargo, but the... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Trump vows to punish Wells Fargo for 'bad acts'previously told the Washington Times that he is reviewing 14 open enforcement m
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 8 days ago
previously told the Washington Times that he is reviewing 14 open enforcement matters. Mulvaney has accused the CFPB, an aggressive consumer watchdog, of "trampling on capitalism." While Trump has condemned the CFPB as a "disaster" that... Read more
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Fortune
President Trump May 'Substantially Increase' Fines Against Wells Fargoon regulatory actions and hiring while he conducts a review of the bureau’s ope
Fortune / Posted 8 days ago
on regulatory actions and hiring while he conducts a review of the bureau’s operations. Reuters reported Thursday that the CFPB was reviewing whether it should move forward with a possible settlement proposal in which Wells Fargo would pay tens of... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Trump vows to punish Wells Fargo for 'bad acts'previously told the Washington Times that he is reviewing 14 open enforcement m
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 8 days ago
previously told the Washington Times that he is reviewing 14 open enforcement matters. Mulvaney has accused the CFPB, an aggressive consumer watchdog, of "trampling on capitalism." While Trump has condemned the CFPB as a "disaster" that... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Trump vows to punish Wells Fargo for 'bad acts'previously told the Washington Times that he is reviewing 14 open enforcement m
KECI Missoula / Posted 8 days ago
previously told the Washington Times that he is reviewing 14 open enforcement matters. Mulvaney has accused the CFPB, an aggressive consumer watchdog, of "trampling on capitalism." While Trump has condemned the CFPB as a "disaster" that... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Trump vows to punish Wells Fargo for 'bad acts'previously told the Washington Times that he is reviewing 14 open enforcement m
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 8 days ago
previously told the Washington Times that he is reviewing 14 open enforcement matters. Mulvaney has accused the CFPB, an aggressive consumer watchdog, of "trampling on capitalism." While Trump has condemned the CFPB as a "disaster" that... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
President Trump vows to punish Wells Fargo for ‘bad acts’previously told the Washington Times that he is reviewing 14 open enforcement m
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 8 days ago
previously told the Washington Times that he is reviewing 14 open enforcement matters. Mulvaney has accused the CFPB, an aggressive consumer watchdog, of “trampling on capitalism.” While Trump has condemned the CFPB as a “disaster” that... Read more
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The Hill
Trump promises heavy penalties for Wells Fargofines for Wells Fargo. Trump's tweet could be seen as an encroachment of of th
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
fines for Wells Fargo. Trump's tweet could be seen as an encroachment of of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)'s independence. The bureau was established as an independent agency within the Federal Reserve system by the Dodd-Frank... Read more
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The Hill
Consumer agency bureaucrats don't have authority to override the executive branchThanksgiving, when Obama-era director Richard CordrayRichard Adams CordrayConsu
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
Thanksgiving, when Obama-era director Richard CordrayRichard Adams CordrayConsumers need a hero, not a hack, to head the CFPBOvernight Regulation: Feds push to clarify regs on bump stocks | Interior wants Trump to shrink two more monuments |... Read more
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