Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) asks Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) to subpoena mortgage lenders and investigate alleged foreclosure abuses.
Panel chair says CFPB director's recess appointment "runs counter to the constitutional requirements for a recess appointment."
President Obama was mad as hell and wasn’t going to take it anymore. Nuance, subtlety and appeals to reason weren’t cutting it. So when it came to trying to break gridlock on the confirmation of a director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Obama did it the old fashioned way: He...
President doesn't outline next steps; recess appointment might be possibility.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau remains officially leaderless.
House lawmakers ask Senate Minority Leader McConnell to allow a vote.
CFPB creator reported set to announce bid for Democratic nomination in Massachusetts.
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau creator considering leaving Harvard again.
It may be one of the few times when a faculty position at Harvard Law School is a consolation prize
Former Ohio AG selected as first head of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, pending Senate confirmation.