Congress included language in the bill that gives MLA enforcement authority to the CFPB and NCUA.
President returns from Christmas vacation to take on sequestration showdown.
Lawsuit trolls expected to be thwarted now that on-screen fee notice is enough.
After seeing little to no progress on credit union legislation during the first 11 months of 2012, two regulatory relief bills advanced within 24 hours of each other, with one passing both chambers and awaiting President Obama’s signature.
While President Obama won a resounding victory in his re-election quest, credit union trade groups celebrated their successes in the congressional races and turned their attention to the Congress’s lame duck session.
A current SEC commissioner who has worked at the agency in several capacities, Elisse Walter has been tapped to become the new SEC chairman.
Schapiro among longest-serving agency chairmen; SEC touts accomplishments of her tenure.
On the campaign trail, President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney couldn’t have a bigger difference of opinion when it comes to the Dodd-Frank Act.
The 2012 elections came and went, but the Republican revolution never showed. Democrat Barack Obama will return to the White House for four more years, and the Democrats not only retained control of the Senate, they picked up another seat.
Friday afternoon speech not expected to include new plan, but rather a call for Congress to negotiate.