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AFR Statement: Administration Seeks Sabotage of CFPB Via Budget, ‘Strategic Plan’

Home » Statements and Press Releases AFR Statement: Administration Seeks Sabotage of CFPB Via Budget, ‘Strategic Plan’ Submitted by team on February 13, 2018 – 1:56 pm Share this Page: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Feb. 13, 2018 CONTACT: Carter Dougherty, carter@ourfinancialsecurity.org, (202) 251-6700 Administration Seeks Sabotage of CFPB Via Budget, ‘Strategic Plan’ “The administration’s budget and Mick Mulvaney’s ‘strategic plan’ for the CFPB are transparent attempts to stop the agency from doing what it was designed to do: actually protect consumers,” said Lisa Donner, executive director, Americans for Financial Reform. “As…

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Joint Statement: Sen. Jeff Merkley, Rev. Willie Gable Jr. Condemn Ongoing Sabotage of CFPB, Demand Pres. Trump Nominate Consumer Advocate as Director

Share this Page: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 7, 2018 CONTACT: Tyler Cherry, tcherry@skdknick.com Sen. Jeff Merkley, Rev. Willie Gable Jr. Condemn Ongoing Sabotage of CFPB, Demand Pres. Trump Nominate Consumer Advocate as Director Today, U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.) and Rev. Willie Gable Jr. of Louisiana joined Yana Miles from the Center for Responsible Lending and José Alcoff from Americans for Financial Reform to highlight how Mick Mulvaney has sought to undermine the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and the impact Mulvaney’s sabotage is having on local communities and American…

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TOWS Statement: Wall Street Makes Bank on Trump: 2017 in Review

Home » Statements and Press Releases TOWS Statement: Wall Street Makes Bank on Trump: 2017 in Review Submitted by team on January 30, 2018 – 3:07 pm Share this Page: CONTACT:Carter Doughertycarter@ourfinancialsecurity.org(202) 251-6700 Wall Street Makes Bank on Trump: 2017 in Review Washington, DC – On Tuesday, the Take on Wall Street campaign released Wall Street Makes Bank on Trump: 2017 in Review, a report outlining the tax and deregulatory giveaways that Wall Street has enjoyed — and has lined up next-  under the Trump administration and the Republican Congress….

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Stop the Debt Trap Statement: Mulvaney Ends CFPB Investigation into Campaign Contributor

Home » Statements and Press Releases Stop the Debt Trap Statement: Mulvaney Ends CFPB Investigation into Campaign Contributor Submitted by admin on January 24, 2018 – 10:35 am Share this Page: For the second time in a week, Mick Mulvaney, the acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), has taken action to protect one of his campaign donors instead of consumers by dropping an investigation into World Acceptance Corporation, a Greenville, South Carolina-based company that operates in 15 different states. Under the direction of Mulvaney, who has received…

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