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Lawmakers demanded that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau investigate a loan forgiveness program for teachers and other public service workers.
Politics
The CFPB, a federal consumer finance watchdog agency, was created as part of the Dodd-Frank legislation in response to the financial crisis.
Work/Life
He hit a sexist trifecta during the Democratic presidential debate.
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Whether it's your own debt, that of a deceased parent or one that isn't even real, a federal proposal would clear the way for collection agencies to shake you down.
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The progressive senator is taking the first step toward officially jumping into the presidential race.
Education
“The damage you have done to the Bureau betrays these families and sacrifices the financial futures of millions of Americans in communities across the country," Seth Frotman said.
Politics
Fall case could show how a Justice Kavanaugh might rule on cases involving state power.
Politics
Democrat Richard Cordray will face Republican Mike DeWine in November.
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Mick Mulvaney has been criticized for his cozy ties to the financial industry.
Politics
They're backing a bill to undermine the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
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Activist Amanda Werner steals the spotlight from Trump appointee Mick Mulvaney.
Business
American democracy doesn't look much better.
Politics
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau head slammed his own agency as "far too powerful" earlier this week.
Opinion
Government of the wealthy, by the wealthy, for the wealthy.
Politics
These senators are finding common ground with President Trump.
Politics
Trump's new CFPB chief has not ordered subpoenas against Equifax or sought sworn testimony from executives. The CFPB has also shelved plans for on-the-ground tests of how Equifax protects data.
Politics
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