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Lawmakers Unleash On Wells Fargo CEO Over Fake Account Scandal

Reuters | Andrew Hart | Posted 09.29.2016 | Business

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK - U.S. lawmakers called for Wells Fargo & Co chief John Stumpf to resign on Thursday and a top House Democrat demanded the bank be...

Doug's Dozen: 12 Ways Wells Fargo CEO Might Have Injured His Hand

Doug Molitor | Posted 09.28.2016 | Comedy
Doug Molitor

We all saw how Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf endured sharp questioning about his bank taking depositors' funds to secretly open new accounts and charge them fees. But what's the explanation for his bandaged hand? Well, I've got several possibilities.

Wells Fargo CEO To Forfeit $41 Million As Investigation Launches

Reuters | Andrew Hart | Posted 09.27.2016 | Business

Wells Fargo & Co said on Tuesday that it had launched an independent investigation into the firm’s retail banking sales practices. Wells Fargo, the ...

My 2013 'Warning' Letter To Wells Fargo's CEO John Stumpf

Rebecca Warner | Posted 09.27.2016 | Business
Rebecca Warner

It comes as no surprise to me that employees at Wells Fargo resorted to dishonesty in opening bogus accounts, just to keep their jobs. Why am I not surprised? Because in 2013, after six years of employment, my sister was about to lose her job at Wells Fargo due to sales goals.

Friday Talking Points -- The Debate Wait

Chris Weigant | Posted 09.23.2016 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The audience, when the debate actually happens, will be huge. Tremendous, in fact. Some (we won't say who) are even predicting it could be a bigger television event worldwide than the 1969 moon landing.

Trump and Stumpf

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 09.22.2016 | Politics
Christopher Brauchli

So farewell hope, and with hope farewell fear, Farewell remorse; all good to me is lost; Evil, be thou my good. John Mi...

Warren Tells "Gutless" Wells Fargo CEO To Resign

Peter Dreier | Posted 09.21.2016 | Politics
Peter Dreier

Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf was on the hot seat Tuesday when he faced Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts and other angry lawmakers at a Senate Banking Committee hearing designed to investigate the bank's widespread rip-off of its customers.

Elizabeth Warren Hammers Wells Fargo CEO: 'You Should Be Criminally Investigated'

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 09.22.2016 | Politics

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren grilled Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf on Tuesday for his role in a widespread scheme in which thousands of bankers o...

7 Questions That Senate Democrats Should Ask Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 09.20.2016 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

Stumpf is about to testify before the Senate Banking Committee, thanks to a request from five Democratic senators. Here are seven concerns, and seven sets of questions, that should be posed to him -- either at Tuesday's hearing, or as part of a more rigorous investigation afterward.

Elizabeth Warren Just Trolled Wells Fargo's CEO So Hard

The Huffington Post | Zach Carter | Posted 09.18.2016 | Politics

John Stumpf is the chairman of the Wells Fargo board of directors. This prestigious body is tasked with holding company executives accountable for mis...

Wells Fargo CEO Blames Multimillion-Dollar Fraud On The Lowest-Level Employees

The Huffington Post | Kim Bellware | Posted 09.16.2016 | Business

Less than a week after Wells Fargo was slapped with a historic $185 million fine to settle customer fraud allegations, CEO John Stumpf is starting to ...

Wells Fargo CEO: 'Fall In Love With Mistakes'

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 05.25.2015 | College

Well Fargo CEO John Stumpf told graduates of the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota that in order to transition from knowledg...

America's Ruling Class Hall of Shame

Peter Dreier | Posted 11.22.2013 | Politics
Peter Dreier

Even among the few thousand members of the power elite, there are a small number whose influence is greater than the others. Here is a list of the 20 most influential members of the power elite.

Wells Fargo CEO Interrupted By Protesters

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 03.14.2013 | Business

A group of activists protesting Wells Fargo's foreclosure practices in California interrupted the bank's CEO Thursday while he was speaking at a banki...

Define "Extraordinary"

George Goehl | Posted 07.07.2012 | Business
George Goehl

We believe protest at the Bank of America meeting this year is not just normal -- it's the only response that makes sense. We don't want to protest Bank of America's shareholder meeting, but we have to, to protect our country from more unchecked corporate greed and abuse.

Clergy To Wells Fargo: Time For Deep Soul Searching

Ryan J. Bell | Posted 06.26.2012 | Religion
Ryan J. Bell

It is high time that Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf address our communities and put his "hand in the wounds" of our families. It's time for him to see and feel the mental and financial toll experienced by the millions of homeowners.

Occupy Our Homes: "I'm Not Leaving" (Video)

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 02.06.2012 | Los Angeles
John Wellington Ennis

In South Gate, CA, twenty minutes south of Los Angeles, dozens of supporters rallied around the home of Ana Casas Wilson, with several pledging to camp out in her front yard while she defies eviction, and face arrest if necessary.

Wells Fargo 125% Fee Hike

Iris Erlingsdottir | Posted 12.31.2011 | Business
Iris Erlingsdottir

Forty-five dollars for a transaction that a few weeks ago cost $20. What's the $25 increase for?

Banks Should Pay for the Foreclosure Crisis

Peter Dreier | Posted 07.02.2011 | Business
Peter Dreier

We can't solve California's fiscal disaster without addressing the foreclosure crisis. It doesn't make sense to make severe cuts to state and local budgets only to allow Wall Street banks and their overpaid CEOs to drain billions more from our states.

New Bank Rules Mean Higher Fees For Customers: Bank Chiefs

Bloomberg | Dakin Campbell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Wells Fargo & Co. Chief Executive Officer John Stumpf said customers, not just the bank, will bear the financial burden for U.S. regulations that cove...

Showdown on Wall Street and K Street

Peter Dreier | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Peter Dreier

Organizers believe that the recent victory on health care reform will help propel a similar movement to take on banking giants.

The Greed Olympics: Banks and Insurers Battle for the Gold

Peter Dreier | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Peter Dreier

As the Greed Olympics heats up, it is time for Americans to stop being spectators. The President and Congress shouldn't be the only ones judging the competition and handing out the medals.

Biggest Paychecks In Finance 2009: SEE Who Was Paid The Most (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Who got the biggest pay package in finance this year? Chances are you've never heard of many of the top earners. In a year marked by high unemplo...

Wall Street Bonuses: This Year, The Biggest Bonuses Go to Not-So-Big Names

nytimes.com | ERIC DASH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

It turns out that some of the highest-paid financial executives in America work far from the canyons of Lower Manhattan, at companies that have largel...

The Exception

Yvette Kantrow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Yvette Kantrow

At a time when the financial press is in the doghouse for cozying up to CEOs and failing to see the economic disaster ahead, Buffett remains above the fray.