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Volume 25 - Number 16

August 4, 2014

GAO to Probe CFPB Management, Culture, as GOP Ups Pressure

The Government Accountability Office will put the CFPBís organizational culture and management practices under its microscope in response to a request from Rep. Patrick McHenry, R-NC, chairman of the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, and two other members of the full committeeís GOP leadership. McHenry and his Republican allies on the subcommittee have been trying to hold the CFPBís feet to the fire for months over allegations that bureau managers are discriminating against employees based on race and gender and retaliating against employees who complain. McHenry announced the GAO probe during a hearing last week, at which he also provided an updated total of the number of CFPB employees who have alleged discrimination and/or retaliation at the ...

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What’s your opinion on how Mick Mulvaney has managed the CFPB since he took over three months ago?

He’s done a good job of paring back the agency’s excesses and we’d like to see more.
I hope he totally dismantles the agency and sends those functions back to the agencies hence they came.
Not bad, but he needs to take his time making additional changes.
We’re totally aghast. He’s gone way too far in protecting the rights of companies not consumers!

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