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Volume 29 - Number 8

April 16, 2018

Mulvaney Gives Pay Raises to Political Appointees

Staffers hired by Acting Director Mick Mulvaney saw major pay raises from their previous employment. The agency chief also asked Congress to change the pay system established by the Dodd-Frank Act. Since Mulvaney took over the bureau in November 2017, he has hired eight political appointees and four of them are paid more than $250,000 a year, according to salary records obtained by various media. “I can’t tell you the number of folks I know on the Hill, the number of folks I know in the White ...

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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!