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
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
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.
President Barack Obama has decided to nominate Richard Cordray to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) instead of Elizabeth Warren, but Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) doesn't care. He says Republicans still plan to
No, it's not Elizabeth Warren, but Richard Cordray should be considered a worthy substitute. He certainly has the credibility and the endorsement by none other than Warren herself. Columbus Dispatch: President Barack Obama will nominate
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