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Behind The Scenes Of The Bruising Bank Fight That Divided Senate Democrats
It may be a preview of the run-up to the 2020 presidential election.
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Congress Does Wall Street A Favor As Banks Post Record Profits
Lawmakers have passed a bill to roll back regulations adopted after the 2008 financial crisis.
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The Next Financial Crisis -- Not If, But When
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Head of CFBP Sues Trump Over Mulvaney Appointment
The Trump administration is headed to court over its attempt to override the process for naming a new head of the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau.
Trump Names Budget Director Mulvaney Interim Head Of Consumer Agency
The move sets up a critical battle over who will keep banks in line.
'Deep Democracy' — A Cure For Climate Change And Economic Inequality?
John J. Berger
John J. Berger is an energy and environmental policy specialis...
October 21, 2017, Marin Country, CA.—Why has society not been able to solve the climate crisis? How can the crisis be an
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Elizabeth Warren Reams GOP: 'The System Is Rigged' Against Americans
Alana Horowitz Satlin
Republicans overturned a consumer protection rule that allowed class-action lawsuits against banks.
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While Democrats Fight For Consumers, Republicans Fight For Those Trying To Screw Consumers
Professor of History at SUNY-Empire State College
Who’s out there fighting for you? When you go to vote, and you have to choose between a Democrat and a Republican, ask yourself
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Happy Birthday, Dodd-Frank!
This week on So That Happened: Zach Carter takes a break from book leave to return and host the show! He’s joined by ProPublica
House GOP Unveils $4 Trillion Budget Plan That Attaches Major Spending Cuts To Tax Reform
The blueprint would also set the stage for a Republican-only repeal of the 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street reform law.
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Supreme Court To Review Scope Of Dodd-Frank Whistleblower Protections
By Sarah N. Lynch, Reuters
The case hinges on the SEC’s whistleblower protection rules required by the 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street reform law.
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While You Were Paying Attention To Comey, House Republicans Voted For Everything Big Banks Want
Another step toward obliterating Obama’s legacy.
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Dear President Trump: Breaking Up Banks Isn’t So Hard To Do
Distinguished Senior Fellow, Demos
This time it’s not U.S. subprime mortgages at the heart of a budding banking crisis.
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Looks Like Elizabeth Warren's Consumer Watchdog Is Headed For A Court Victory
An appeals court appears likely to rule that Trump can't fire the director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
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While You Weren't Looking, Trump Basically Killed Dodd-Frank
It was fun while it lasted.
Consumers Lose With A Weak Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
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Fighting poverty, protecting the rights of the vulnerable and ...
By Jessica Scholes and Sarah Rosenthal, Staff Attorneys, New York Legal Assistance Group John remembers all too clearly the
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