Compliance

President Trump is reportedly considering to fill the soon-to-be-vacant Director’s office at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) with Mick Mulvaney, Director of the Office of Management and Budget
A coalition of 17 Democratic State Attorneys General sent a letter to President Trump demanding the removal of Mick Mulvaney as Acting Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).   The Attorneys General cited Mulvaney’s comments that the Agency was a agency as “a joke” that... Keep Reading....
Two of the leading trade associations covering housing have very different opinions on the after-effects of the newly-passed Republican tax reform bill
The Senate Banking Committee has voted 18-5 to approve Brian D. Montgomery nomination to become an Assistant Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) and Commissioner of the Federal Housing Administration (FHA), a position that he held from 2005 to 2009.  ... more
The Trump Administration’s charge that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) was promoting a partisan agenda may not be entirely wrong, according to the Center for Responsive Politics’ Open Secrets Web site analysis of political donations made b
The Trump Administration’s charge that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) was promoting a partisan agenda may not be entirely wrong, according to the Center for Responsive Politics’ Open Secrets Web site analysis of political donations made by CFPB employees.   The Washington Examiner... more
The chaos created in Richard Cordray’s departure from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) was planned well in advance of his resignation last week, despite staff warnings of the problems it would create
Richard Cordray made a rare television appearance last night to comment on the confusion he left behind following his resignation as Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). However, his comments only seemed to further the confusion.   In an interview with MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow... more
Mick Mulvaney arrived on his first day as President Trump’s appointment as Acting Director at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)
Mick Mulvaney arrived on his first day as President Trump’s appointment as Acting Director at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) carrying a large bag from Dunkin Donuts for his new colleagues, and immediately began working as the interim head of the agency. In a photo posted to Twitter... more