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Richard Cordray Confirmation

Bravo, Elizabeth Warren -- American Hero

Miles Mogulescu | Posted 09.16.2013 | Politics
Miles Mogulescu

Elizabeth Warren -- the mother of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau -- deserves a big round of applause from the American people.

Sabrina Siddiqui

How The Fight To Blow Up The Senate Saved Elizabeth Warren's Consumer Board

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 07.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On Dec. 8, 2011, Senate Republicans blocked the confirmation of Richard Cordray, President Barack Obama's nominee to head his signature ...

Richard Cordray Confirmed As Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 07.17.2013 | Politics

The Senate has voted 66-34 to confirm Richard Cordray as director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), who...

Warren: Finally!

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 07.16.2013 | Politics

After two years of solid Republican opposition, the Senate voted Tuesday to end a GOP blockade preventing Richard Cordray from being confirmed as dire...

Warren Pushes Senate To Confirm Cordray

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 07.09.2013 | Politics

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) is urging Senate Republicans to confirm Richard Cordray as the director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. ...

Three Reasons Why Harry Reid Should 'Go Nuclear'

Bill Bartmann | Posted 07.21.2013 | Politics
Bill Bartmann

Senator Harry Reid has hinted that he might in the next few days use the nuclear option to secure the confirmation of Richard Cordray as Director of the CFPB.

GOP Senators Vow To Block Another Obama Nominee

AP | JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 04.03.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Renewing a 3-year-old fight over bank oversight, Senate Republicans said Friday they will oppose President Barack Obama's nominee t...

Obama Presses GOP On Contentious Confirmation

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 02.09.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama isn't backing down from demanding that Republicans confirm his pick to head a new consumer watchdog office, ...