Consumers May Get a Dose of Bad Medicine Named Mick Mulvaney

With the recent news that Richard Cordray, President Obama’s holdover appointee director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, is stepping down, consumer advocates nationwide are preparing for another disaster-of-the-week. To follow up on #45’s perfectly awful pairings of cabinet secretaries…
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Financial Reform 5 Years Later: Promise Unfulfilled

The Huffington Post  by Preeti Vissa It’s been five years since President Obama signed the Dodd-Frank financial reform act on July 21, 2010, saying the law would “lead all of us to a stronger, more prosperous future.” Despite some positive…
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Advocates, Officials Blast Bank Regulators’ Proposed Diversity Standards

Sen. Bob Menendez, SEC Commissioner Luis Aguilar Join Greenlining Institute in Criticism Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) WASHINGTON – Final joint standards just released by six federal agencies for assessing the diversity practices of the…
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