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AFR Statement: Trump Tweets Tough on Wall Street As Record Shows Opposite

Share this Page: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dec. 8, 2017 Trump Tweets Tough on Wall Street As Record Shows Opposite Washington — Today President Trump tweeted out a promise to stiffen penalties against Wells Fargo, the scandal-ridden megabank, and other banks. The message was an apparent response to a Reuters report that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau would ease up on Wells in a current enforcement action. “The notion that this administration is or will be tough on Wall Street doesn’t pass the laugh test, and that fact is evident in…

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AFR Statement: Public Interest Groups File Amicus Brief In Support of Leandra English as CFPB Director

AFR Statement: Public Interest Groups File Amicus Brief In Support of Leandra English as CFPB Director – Americans for Financial Reform – Americans for Financial Reform <!– –> body { behavior:url(“http://ourfinancialsecurity.org/wp-content/themes/arthemia-premium2/scripts/csshover2.htc”); }http://afr.designadvocates.com/wp-admin/theme-editor.php?file=index.php&theme=arthemia-premium <!– http://ourfinancialsecurity.org/wp-content/themes/arthemia-premium2/modal.js http://ourfinancialsecurity.org/wp-content/themes/arthemia-premium2/jquery.cookie.js –> <!– –> Home » Financial Reform News AFR Statement: Public Interest Groups File Amicus Brief In Support of Leandra English as CFPB Director Submitted by team on December 8, 2017 – 1:33 pm …

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Letter To Congress: Reject S 2155 — A Gift to Bank Lobbyists

Home » Letters to Congress Letter To Congress: Reject S 2155 — A Gift to Bank Lobbyists Submitted by admin on December 4, 2017 – 10:23 am Share this Page: AFR sent a letter urging Senators to reject S 2155, which contains some two dozen deregulatory gifts to bank lobbyists and only minimal consumer benefits AFR Opposition Letter to S 2155 Tags: CFPB, Crapo, deregulation, Federal Reserve, mortgages, regional banks, S 2155, Senate Source: http://ourfinancialsecurity.org/2017/12/letter-congress-reject-s-2551-gift-bank-lobbyists/

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AFR Statement: Congressional Move Is a Sellout to Payday Loansharks

Home » CFPA Letters and Statements AFR Statement: Congressional Move Is a Sellout to Payday Loansharks Submitted by admin on December 1, 2017 – 1:18 pm Share this Page: “Attempts to roll back this protection for consumers are nothing more than a sellout to the predatory payday lenders who want to continue to enrich themselves by trapping people in a painful cycle of debt,” said Gynnie Robnett, Campaign Director at Americans for Financial Reform. “Congress should reject this and other attempts by payday lenders to undo a rule based on…

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AFR Statement: English is Rightful Acting Director While Courts Rule on CFPB Leadership

Home » Letters and Statements AFR Statement: English is Rightful Acting Director While Courts Rule on CFPB Leadership Submitted by team on November 27, 2017 – 6:01 pm Share this Page: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nov. 27, 2017 CONTACTCarter Doughertycarter@ourfinancialsecurity.org(202) 251-6700 AFR Statement on CFPB Leadership Transition Statement from Lisa Donner, executive director, Americans for Financial Reform: “Acting Director English is rightly in that post until the Senate confirms a new director, and filing suit will allow the courts to resolve the matter. In the meantime, the CFPB still has work…

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AFR Statement: Attempt to Put Mulvaney in at CFPB Shows Contempt for American Consumers

Home » Letters and Statements AFR Statement: Attempt to Put Mulvaney in at CFPB Shows Contempt for American Consumers Submitted by team on November 27, 2017 – 5:47 pm Share this Page: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nov. 24, 2017 CONTACTCarter Doughertycarter@ourfinancialsecurity.org(202) 251-6700 Statement from Americans for Financial Reform on Mulvaney From Lisa Donner, executive director of Americans for Financial Reform: “Attempting to put an anti-consumer ideologue like Mick Mulvaney in charge of the CFPB shows absolute contempt for the American public and American consumers. Mulvaney has said he is opposed to the…

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AFR Statement: No Budget Riders Weakening Wall Street Reform or CFPB

Home » Letters and Statements AFR Statement: No Budget Riders Weakening Wall Street Reform or CFPB Submitted by team on November 20, 2017 – 8:18 pm Share this Page: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nov. 20, 2017 CONTACT:Carter Doughertycarter@ourfinanicalsecurity.org(202) 251-6700 No Budget Riders Weakening Wall Street Reform or CFPB Statement from Lisa Donner, executive director, Americans for Financial Reform, on the budget riders that would eliminate CFPB’s independent funding: “In attacking the CFPB through budget riders Wall Street’s allies in Congress are trying to muscle through a weakening of the federal agency…

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