11/16/17 – The Washington Post reported yesterday that Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), will step down as head of the CFPB by the end of this month.
11/03/17 -The Hill reports that President Donald Trump signed a congressional resolution nullifying the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) rule on arbitration.
11/03/17 – The Department of Education (Ed. Department) has taken steps to increase its role in the oversight and enforcement of student aid programs and limit the role of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).
10/25/17 – The New York Times reports that the Senate has voted 50-50, with Vice President Mike Pence as the tie breaker, to reject the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Arbitration Rule that was issued last summer.
10/24/17 – In September, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) modified its regulations to the Equal Credit Opportunity Act (ECOA), which will provide mortgage lenders flexibility in the collection of consumer data.