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Showdown ahead for CFPB and Corday nomination

President Obama on Thursday re-nominated Richard Cordray to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, all but assuring a fight with Senate Republicans who oppose the agency’s sweeping powers to regulate the financial services industry. Cordray, 53, took the helm of … Continue reading

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CFPB may trial run new mortgage disclosure rules

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is proposing a plan that would give banks the opportunity to test run the launch of new mortgage disclosures for borrowers, rather than throwing them directly into unfamiliar territory. While the idea is still in … Continue reading

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More Shake Up at the CFPB?

Buzz at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is that director Richard Cordray is thinking about leaving the agency when his recess appointment expires at the end of next year, rather than go through another contentious confirmation battle. A spokesperson at … Continue reading

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