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April 16, 2018 - Inside the CFPB

Personal Showdown: Sen. Warren Faces Off With Mulvaney

After rounds of exchanging increasingly nasty letters, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-MA, finally got a face-to-face opportunity to question Mick Mulvaney, the acting director of her brainchild – the CFPB. In Mulvaney’s testimony before the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee last week, Warren turned her five-minute questioning time into a passionate speech generally claiming that Mulvaney is hurting the American people “Here’s what you don’t get, Mr. Mulvaney – this isn’t about me,” Warren said ...


April 2, 2018 - Inside the CFPB

CFPB Seeks Input on Inherited Regs and Guidance

The CFPB late this month issued two more requests for information – one on the its inherited regulations, and another on bureau guidance and implementation support. Under the Dodd-Frank Act, the agency has the rulemaking authority for federal consumer financial laws previously vested in certain other federal agencies. The bureau is considering whether it should amend the regulations or exercise the rulemaking authorities it inherited. This RFI solicits public input on all aspects of ...


Poll

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.

35%

I hope he totally dismantles the agency and sends those functions back to the agencies hence they came.

14%

Not bad, but he needs to take his time making additional changes.

12%

We’re totally aghast. He’s gone way too far in protecting the rights of companies not consumers!

39%