For decades, the commercial airlines have successfully managed to convince the DOT that they should police themselves when it comes to how they treat passengers--essentially preventing any meaningful reforms.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has rolled out two alternative two-page mortgage disclosure forms to replace longer, unclear documents in current use. The Bureau wants your help to make them better.
The House is trying to starve our consumer cops to death. It's now in the public interest for the U.S. Senate to pass its own budget resolution that puts consumer and investor cops back on the beat. Otherwise, what happened on Wall Street will happen again.