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Trump says fines for Wells Fargo will not be dropped
Trump says government fines and penalties against Wells Fargo will not be dropped, and may be "substantially increased."
Ex-Obama appointee pledges to run government 'the Ohio way'
Former consumer watchdog Richard Cordray says he will focus his governor campaign on improving the lives of Ohio's families. He joins a crowded Democratic primary.
Ex-consumer chief to enter Ohio governor's race as Democrat
Former consumer watchdog Richard Cordray plans to launch his bid for Ohio governor on Tuesday.
The Latest: Ex-US treasurer to keep Ohio candidate's books
Former consumer watchdog Richard Cordray has tapped a somewhat overqualified person to keep the books for his gubernatorial campaign: the 40th treasurer of the United States.
Judge's ruling leaves Trump's pick at helm of CFPB
A federal judge on Tuesday ruled in favor of President Donald Trump in the fight over who has the legal right to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). While the ruling is a win for Trump and his pick to lead the bureau, Mick Mulvaney, it's unlikely to be the final word in the
The Note: Trump can only distract for so long from dysfunction and inaction
The TAKE with Rick Klein There's an agency with two directors and no clear direction. There's an old tape that's real but news so "fake" that the president wants to award a trophy. And the "Veep"iest plotline of the day didn't write itself until President Donald Trump brought a Pocahontas joke to
Defiant Mulvaney pledges to run CFPB 'differently' amid leadership fight
Office of Management and Budget director-turned acting Consumer Financial Protection Bureau chief Mick Mulvaney detailed the plans he has for the agency Monday, in the midst of an ongoing battle over whether President Donald Trump had the right to make his appointment. "I'm not here to shut it
Obama and Trump officials tangle over financial watchdog
The deputy director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau sued the Trump administration on Sunday night in an effort to stop the president’s pick from taking control of the watchdog agency. Leandra English, who was named interim director by Director Richard Cordray before his final day at the
With two appointments, confusion clouds leadership of CFPB
The nominations of two different people to act as interim head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has created confusion over who is truly in charge of the bureau. President Trump appointed Mick Mulvaney , the director of the Office of Management and Budget , to lead the CFPB on an interim
OPINION: Why the CFPB is in danger of getting 'trumped'
Just beyond the Trump swelter of the hour, lawmakers have been busy concocting plans to dismantle key achievements of the Obama years. Among those accomplishments currently targeted is a concerted effort to destroy, defang, scrap (feel free to select the word) the Consumer Financial Protection