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The Hill
White House paper touts benefits of tax cuts | GOP senator’s absence puts budget, tax reform on knife’s edge | Cohn: Congress nearing deal to ease bank regulationslaw. http://bit.ly/2ih5Kbm. Hensarling praises DeVos decision to end partnersh
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law. http://bit.ly/2ih5Kbm. Hensarling praises DeVos decision to end partnership with consumer bureau: The chairman of the House Financial Services Committee is thanking Education Secretary Betsy DeVosElizabeth (Betsy) Dee DeVosMillennials,... Read more
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The Hill
Cohn: Congress could exempt some banks from stricter federal oversight by year's enda bipartisan deal to amend Dodd-Frank after supporting a similar failed effort
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a bipartisan deal to amend Dodd-Frank after supporting a similar failed effort in 2015. Cohn added that he’s talked with House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas) about what the conservative leader “is willing to... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Progress made on tax reform, consumer protectiongrateful and proud we are to call Jeffrey White one of our own. In addition, s
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grateful and proud we are to call Jeffrey White one of our own. In addition, several important bills were passed in the House Financial Services Committee this week. One bill deals with a topic I have discussed at length, the elimination of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Women's Convention faces backlash after Bernie Sanders lands a prime speaking slotinspired the theme of the weekend. In July, when Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuc
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
inspired the theme of the weekend. In July, when Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin dodged her question during a House Financial Services Committee hearing, she chided him for wasting her allotted time and repeated the phrase, "reclaiming... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
In powerful speech, Congresswoman Nydia Velázquez slams Trump’s tweets on Puerto RicoCongress was not able to speak directly to the president immediately after his
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 4 days ago
Congress was not able to speak directly to the president immediately after his Thursday morning tweets, so she addressed a House Financial Services committee. “I am the only member who is a Puerto Rican-American citizen who sits in this committee.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Women's Convention faces backlash after Bernie Sanders lands a prime speaking slotinspired the theme of the weekend. In July, when Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuc
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
inspired the theme of the weekend. In July, when Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin dodged her question during a House Financial Services Committee hearing, she chided him for wasting her allotted time and repeated the phrase, "reclaiming... Read more
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Fortune
Equifax Malware: Credit Bureau Removes 'Hacked' Pageand over 15 million people in the U.K. — does not happen again. Congressman Pa
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
and over 15 million people in the U.K. — does not happen again. Congressman Patrick McHenry, the vice-chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, introduced a new bill on Thursday called the Promoting Responsible Oversight of... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Trump: We can’t aid Puerto Rico foreverto downplay Trump’s comments Thursday morning. Housing and Urban Development S
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 5 days ago
to downplay Trump’s comments Thursday morning. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson, testifying before the House financial services committee, said that he has “no intention” of abandoning recovery efforts in Puerto Rico. “They’re... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
After hurricanes, Congress ponders future of flood insurance programare pushing to let the private market take over the job of insuring properties
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 8 days ago
are pushing to let the private market take over the job of insuring properties in flood zones. Gonzalez serves on the U.S. House Financial Services Committee, which oversees flood insurance. A former attorney, he is no fan of what he describes as... Read more
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The Hill
Five takeaways from Equifax's brutal weekcould a company that deals in data not protect that data?” Rep. Ed Royce (R-Cal
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
could a company that deals in data not protect that data?” Rep. Ed Royce (R-Calif.) said Thursday during the House Financial Services Committee meeting. “I think the answer lies in what your company did not do. You did not protect... Read more
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Daily Mail
Former Equifax CEO blames one IT guy for major hackdid not find a weak point until an intrusion was spotted on July 29. Texas Con
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
did not find a weak point until an intrusion was spotted on July 29. Texas Congressman Jeb Hensarling - who chairs the House Financial Services Committee, to which Smith also testified - said 'criminals got everything they need to steal your... Read more
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The Hill
GOP senator open to releasing Russian Facebook ads | House chair backs national hack notification standard | Facebook tests anti-fake news featurealso on Signal and WhatsApp. Email or DM us for our numbers. REPUBLICAN ENDORS
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also on Signal and WhatsApp. Email or DM us for our numbers. REPUBLICAN ENDORSES NATIONAL BREACH NOTIFICATION STANDARD: House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas) on Thursday expressed support for a national standard... Read more
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The Hill
Russian hackers stole NSA secrets | Dems, GOP investing in cyber before next election | GOP chairman backs national data breach reporting ruleSmith was grilled by lawmakers on Capitol Hill for a fourth time on Thursday, f
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
Smith was grilled by lawmakers on Capitol Hill for a fourth time on Thursday, facing tough questions from members of the House Financial Services Committee. Members confronted Smith on a number of fronts, including the timeline surrounding the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
'Monopoly man' appears at Equifax Senate hearing to spotlight forced arbitrationalso testified later at a Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on privacy. On Thursday
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 12 days ago
also testified later at a Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on privacy. On Thursday he will appear before the House Financial Services Committee. Please call the Senate & tell them to vote NO on SJ Res 47 - Equifax & Wells Fargo's... Read more
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CBS News
Meet the "Mr. Monopoly" who photobombed the Equifax hearingthe CFPB's rule against forced arbitration. The character won't appear at Thurs
CBS News / Posted 12 days ago
the CFPB's rule against forced arbitration. The character won't appear at Thursday's Equifax hearing in front of the House Financial Services Committee because the room is much smaller and it would be difficult to find a seat on camera. "I... Read more
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EuroNews
Former Equifax CEO Takes Hits In Hearingscriminals got everything they need to steal your identity," said Texas Congress
EuroNews / Posted 12 days ago
criminals got everything they need to steal your identity," said Texas Congressman Jeb Hensarling, Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, in his opening remarks Thursday. "This may be the most harmful attack on a company's... Read more
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The Hill
GOP chairman backs national data breach notification standardHouse Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas) on Thursda
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas) on Thursday expressed support for a national standard for notifying individuals impacted by corporate data breaches, amid scrutiny over the Equifax breach. “I do believe that we... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
'Monopoly man' appears at Equifax Senate hearing to spotlight forced arbitrationalso testified later at a Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on privacy. On Thursday
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 13 days ago
also testified later at a Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on privacy. On Thursday he will appear before the House Financial Services Committee. Please call the Senate & tell them to vote NO on SJ Res 47 - Equifax & Wells Fargo's... Read more
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Roll Call
At Equifax Hearings, Senators Complain of Deja VuLawmakers also said the company is profiting from the breach. What next? Smit
Roll Call / Posted 13 days ago
Lawmakers also said the company is profiting from the breach. What next? Smith will testify Thursday before the House Financial Services Committee. He appeared Tuesday before the Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Subcommittee of... Read more
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The Hill
Senate panel approves driverless car bill | House bill to change joint-employer rule advances | Treasury to withdraw proposed estate tax rule | Feds delaying Obama methane leak ruleIt could come up for a vote in between the budget resolution and tax reform, Th
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
It could come up for a vote in between the budget resolution and tax reform, Thune said. ON TAP FOR THURSDAY The House Financial Services Committee holds a hearing on the Equifax hack, with former CEO Richard Smith testifying. The hearing... Read more
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The Hill
Senators grill ex-Equifax CEO over stock sales | Waters introduces bill to break up big banks that abused customers | Dems baffled by Trump's Puerto Rico debt commentsthere: http://bit.ly/2yImM57. Waters introduces bill to break up big banks tha
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
there: http://bit.ly/2yImM57. Waters introduces bill to break up big banks that abused customers: The top Democrat on the House Financial Services Committee introduced on Wednesday a bill that would empower federal banking regulators to break up... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Lawmakers Slam Equifax Even As Congress Mulls Legislation To Help Companyits data breach. While the bill’s sponsor, Rep. Barry Loudermilk, R-Ga., argued
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
its data breach. While the bill’s sponsor, Rep. Barry Loudermilk, R-Ga., argued that the measure wouldn’t grant immunity to Equifax for its recent security lapse, he said the House Financial Services Committee wasn’t moving forward with it just... Read more
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The Hill
Facebook, Twitter to testify before Senate | EU orders Amazon to pay $300M in back taxes | Reddit hires first lobbyistsa request for proposals from cities wanting to host what the company calls its
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
a request for proposals from cities wanting to host what the company calls its second North American headquarters. The House Financial Services Committee will hold a hearing on the Equifax breach at 9:15 a.m. on Thursday IN CASE YOU M... Read more
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Fortune
How Equifax Is 'Making Millions of Dollars Off Its Own Screwup'theft,” Warren continued. “But Equifax will be just fine—heck, it could actuall
Fortune / Posted 13 days ago
theft,” Warren continued. “But Equifax will be just fine—heck, it could actually come out ahead.” Equifax’s former CEO Smith will continue his testimony on Thursday when he appears before the House Financial Services Committee at 9:15... Read more
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Roll Call
Regulator Warns Capital Buffers Shrinking at Fannie, Freddiebailout. The GSEs will see their capital cushions reduced to zero on Jan. 1, 2
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bailout. The GSEs will see their capital cushions reduced to zero on Jan. 1, 2018, Watt said in testimony before the House Financial Services Committee Tuesday. “At that point, neither enterprise will have the ability to weather any loss it... Read more
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The Hill
Waters introduces bill to break up big banks that abused customersThe top Democrat on the House Financial Services Committee introduced on Wednes
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
The top Democrat on the House Financial Services Committee introduced on Wednesday a bill that would empower federal banking regulators to break up large banks that have records of customer abuse. The bill from Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.), called... Read more
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Reuters
SEC chair floats potential delay to fund data rules following hackfollowing a hack that has raised questions over the regulator’s cyber security
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
following a hack that has raised questions over the regulator’s cyber security controls. Chairman Jay Clayton told the House Financial Services Committee on Wednesday the SEC was reviewing whether it can adequately protect data it would require... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US SEC chair floats potential delay to fund data rules following hackfollowing a hack that has raised questions over the regulator's cyber security
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
following a hack that has raised questions over the regulator's cyber security controls. Chairman Jay Clayton told the House Financial Services Committee on Wednesday the SEC was reviewing whether it can adequately protect data it would require... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Former Equifax CEO testifies before Congressthe Senate Banking Committee and a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on privacy. An
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 14 days ago
the Senate Banking Committee and a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on privacy. And on Thursday he will appear before the House Financial Services committee. Smith stepped down as CEO three weeks after the breach was announced to the... Read more
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Newsmax
SEC Forensics Unit Sought Resources, Cyber Training Ahead of 2016 Hackabout it, according to sources. Clayton will face questions about the security
Newsmax / Posted 14 days ago
about it, according to sources. Clayton will face questions about the security breach when he testifies before the U.S. House Financial Services Committee on Wednesday. He has asked the inspector general's office to launch a review into the... Read more
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Reuters
SEC forensics unit sought resources, cyber training ahead of 2016 hackabout it, according to sources. Clayton will face questions about the security
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about it, according to sources. Clayton will face questions about the security breach when he testifies before the U.S. House Financial Services Committee on Wednesday. He has asked the inspector general’s office to launch a review into the... Read more
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Reuters
SEC forensics unit sought resources, cyber training ahead of 2016 hack - memoabout it, according to sources. Clayton will face questions about the security
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about it, according to sources. Clayton will face questions about the security breach when he testifies before the U.S. House Financial Services Committee on Wednesday. He has asked the inspector general’s office to launch a review into the... Read more
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The Hill
Lawmakers grill Equifax chief over hack | Wells Fargo CEO defends bank's progress | Trump jokes Puerto Rico threw budget 'out of whack' | Mortgage tax fight tests industry cloutor tweet me @SylvanLane. And if you like your newsletter, you can subscribe to
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or tweet me @SylvanLane. And if you like your newsletter, you can subscribe to it here: http://bit.ly/1NxxW2N. House Financial Services Committee: Hearing entitled "Examining the SEC's Agenda, Operations, and Budget" with SEC Chairman... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Former Equifax CEO testifies in front of Congressthe Senate Banking Committee and a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on privacy. An
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the Senate Banking Committee and a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on privacy. And on Thursday he will appear before the House Financial Services committee. After three hours of grilling, Democrats said today's hearing was not sufficient,... Read more
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CBS News
IRS hires Equifax despite massive data breachnot exactly safe, either. Smith is scheduled to appear on Wednesday before the
CBS News / Posted 14 days ago
not exactly safe, either. Smith is scheduled to appear on Wednesday before the Senate Banking Committee, followed by the House Financial Services Committee on Thursday. Equifax is under investigation by the Department of Justice, Federal Trade... Read more
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The Hill
FHFA's Watt urges Congress to speed overhaul of Fannie, FreddieEfforts to produce a bipartisan bill have languished on Capitol Hill in the nin
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
Efforts to produce a bipartisan bill have languished on Capitol Hill in the nine years since the 2008 financial crisis. House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas) agreed with Watt that Congress must finally make the... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
There's no law they can pass against stupid, Walden tells former Equifax CEOcompleted Sunday. On Wednesday company brass will speak before a Senate Bankin
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 14 days ago
completed Sunday. On Wednesday company brass will speak before a Senate Banking committee and a Senate Judiciary subcommittee and on Thursday before a House Financial Services committee. Follow Elizabeth Weise on Twitter at @eweise © 2017... Read more
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The Hill
EPA misses smog rule deadline | Search is on for new HHS chief | ACLU sues over abortion pill restrictions | Justices weigh gerrymanderingthan later -- or possibly never -- whether their air is dirty and endangering t
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
than later -- or possibly never -- whether their air is dirty and endangering their health." ON TAP FOR WEDNESDAY The House Financial Services Committee will hold a hearing to look at the Securities and Exchange Commission's agenda, operations... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Former Equifax CEO testifies before Congressthe Senate Banking Committee and a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on privacy. An
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 14 days ago
the Senate Banking Committee and a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on privacy. And on Thursday he will appear before the House Financial Services committee. Smith stepped down as CEO three weeks after the breach was announced to the... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Elizabeth Warren to Wells Fargo CEO: 'You should be fired'most of Wells Fargo's board members for failing to provide adequate oversight.
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 14 days ago
most of Wells Fargo's board members for failing to provide adequate oversight. Maxine Waters, the top Democrat on the House Financial Services Committee, has gone a step further. She said regulators should consider shutting down Wells Fargo... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Former Equifax CEO testifies before Congressthe Senate Banking Committee and a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on privacy. An
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 14 days ago
the Senate Banking Committee and a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on privacy. And on Thursday he will appear before the House Financial Services committee. The former CEO may face tough questions from legislators on Equifax's security lapses,... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Senator to Wells Fargo CEO: 'What in God's name were you thinking?'most of Wells Fargo's board members for failing to provide adequate oversight.
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 14 days ago
most of Wells Fargo's board members for failing to provide adequate oversight. Maxine Waters, the top Democrat on the House Financial Services Committee, has gone a step further. She said regulators should consider shutting down Wells Fargo... Read more
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CBS News
Former Equifax CEO testifies before House Energy CommitteeWednesday before the Senate Banking Committee, on which Massachusetts Democrat
CBS News / Posted 14 days ago
Wednesday before the Senate Banking Committee, on which Massachusetts Democrat Sen. Elizabeth Warren sits, followed by the House Financial Services Committee Thursday. If Smith doesn't perform well, it increases the probability that lawmakers will... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Former Equifax CEO testifies before Congressthe Senate Banking Committee and a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on privacy. An
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the Senate Banking Committee and a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on privacy. And on Thursday he will appear before the House Financial Services committee. The former CEO may face tough questions from legislators on Equifax's security lapses,... Read more
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News 8000
Former Equifax CEO testifies before Congressthe Senate Banking Committee and a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on privacy. An
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the Senate Banking Committee and a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on privacy. And on Thursday he will appear before the House Financial Services committee. The former CEO may face tough questions from legislators on Equifax's security lapses,... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Former Equifax CEO testifies before Congressthe Senate Banking Committee and a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on privacy. An
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the Senate Banking Committee and a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on privacy. And on Thursday he will appear before the House Financial Services committee. The former CEO may face tough questions from legislators on Equifax's security lapses,... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Former Equifax CEO testifies before Congressthe Senate Banking Committee and a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on privacy. An
KECI Missoula / Posted 15 days ago
the Senate Banking Committee and a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on privacy. And on Thursday he will appear before the House Financial Services committee. The former CEO may face tough questions from legislators on Equifax's security lapses,... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Former Equifax CEO testifies before Congressthe Senate Banking Committee and a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on privacy. An
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 15 days ago
the Senate Banking Committee and a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on privacy. And on Thursday he will appear before the House Financial Services committee. The former CEO may face tough questions from legislators on Equifax's security lapses,... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Former Equifax CEO testifies before Congressthe Senate Banking Committee and a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on privacy. An
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the Senate Banking Committee and a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on privacy. And on Thursday he will appear before the House Financial Services committee. The former CEO may face tough questions from legislators on Equifax's security lapses,... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Former Equifax CEO testifies before Congressthe Senate Banking Committee and a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on privacy. An
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 15 days ago
the Senate Banking Committee and a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on privacy. And on Thursday he will appear before the House Financial Services committee. The former CEO may face tough questions from legislators on Equifax's security lapses,... Read more
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