A former employee of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is calling for an investigation after accusing managers of falsifying documents to impose fines on a payday lender.
Leandra English is still coming to work at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, but it remains unclear what she actually does at the bureau.
Richard Cordray, former director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, announced his candidacy for the governorship of Ohio on Tuesday, releasing a video featuring former President Barack Obama and Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren (Mass.).
Sen. Ron Johnson (R., Wis.), chairman of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, on Wednesday requested information concerning the approval to move Leandra English from the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).
Employees of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) reported to work on Monday unclear as to who, exactly, was directing their agency.
Sixteen hundred bureaucrats with the power to charge billions in fines, with a $600 million budget outside of the congressional appropriations process, and all because Elizabeth Warren compared mortgages to toasters.
Former director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Richard Cordray praised his agency’s general counsel as having a “wealth of experience” and “tested judgment” when he hired her.
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Deputy Director Leandra English is suing the Trump administration to block the appointment of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Director Mick Mulvaney as interim director following Richard Cordray’s resignation.
Richard Cordray, director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), will step down as head of the agency at the end of the month, opening the door for President Donald Trump to install his own head of the financial sector regulator.