Richard Cordray

Richard Cordray and the Consumer Financial Protection Agency are taking action that could help lessen the mortgage crisis facing American homeowners. The agency is considering a series of moves that would reform the mortgage servicing industry. Read more...
Thanks to the hard work done by Elizabeth Warren against strong opposition and overwhelming odds, and with the support of the Obama administration, consumers should soon have someone on their side when they're fighting consumer finance Read more...
(h/t Heather at VideoCafe) The press is supposed to confront and challenge politicians, to fact check, to provide a service to their viewership to be informed. Which is why I'm less upset at Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell publicly Read more...
Citigroup's Executive Vice President Candi Wolff has developed an interest in the future of our democracy, now that Richard Cordray has been appointed director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Read more...
It appears Republican's obstruction and their obvious interest in only looking out for the wealthiest in America has gotten so blatant that even Fox's Chris Wallace is calling them out on it. Here he is on Fox News Sunday giving RNC Chairman Reince Read more...

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Congratulations, Mr. President. This week you followed your increasingly populist rhetoric with some decisive action on behalf of the middle class. Republicans have been waging a sabotage campaign against the lawful functions of government. Read more...
Comedy Central's Jon Stewart slammed Republicans for their feigned outrage over the recess appointment of Richard Cordray to run the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. If President Obama was going to take up a legal challenge as to whether the Read more...
Despite Republicans' best efforts to block the President from even making recess appointments by pretending they haven't adjourned for the holiday recess, President Obama appointed his nominee, Richard Cordray to head the CFPB. This is a key Read more...
We all know this: Republicans and their banking overlords despise the idea of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. If they could tuck a legislative nuclear bomb into a bill to kill it for all eternity, they would. Barring that, they've Read more...
A fiery President Barack Obama used his weekly address this morning to challenge Senate Republicans on their refusal to name a consumer watchdog to head the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Read more...