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Financial Product Safety Commission

House GOP Votes To Take 'Consumer' Out Of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Reuters/The Huffington Post | Posted 04.29.2014 | Politics

By Emily Stephenson WASHINGTON, Feb 27 (Reuters) - The Republican-led U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill on Thursday to overh...

Blue Dogs Aim To Scrap Obama's Financial Product Safety Commission

Politico | Victoria McGrane | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Blue Dogs and other conservative Democrats -- uneasy with a key element of President Barack Obama's plan to regulate Wall Street -- are rallying aroun...

Ryan Grim

Obama Backs Financial Product Safety Commission Concept | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Barack Obama offered support for the idea behind the Financial Product Safety Commission during his conversation with Jay Leno Thursday nigh...

Use the Race Lens to Scrutinize Financial Products

Jose A. Garcia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jose A. Garcia

The Financial Product Safety Commission will provide consumers with their first real protections in decades, but it will be far less effective if it fails to use a race lens when scrutinizing financial products.

Ryan Grim

Financial Product Safety Commission: Dems Want Mortgages Regulated Like Toys, Drugs | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Discussion of the financial collapse routinely touches on issues of solvency, liquidity, bundled securities and the collapsing housing market. But it ...