WASHINGTON — CFPB Attorney Angela Martin tells Congress a bureau office, staffed by African Americans, is referred to internally as 'the plantation'.
Democrat members of the House Financial Services Committee say the April 2 hearing belongs in court, not Congress. Republicans disagree.
Lawmakers schedule a hearing and request personnel records in response to claims of CFPB discrimination against employees.
Democrats in the House ask the CFPB's inspector general to investigate allegations of employee discrimination. The NCUA is questioned, too.
With less than a year to go before the 2014 midterm elections, credit union trade organizations are focusing their attention on key Senate races.
CUNA and NAFCU both throw their support behind credit union supporters like Sen. Mark Udall (D-Colo.) and Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.).
Lawmakers, trade associations and industry lobbyists increase pressure on Congressional committees to investigate the growing Target breach.
Mississippi-filed lawsuit now seen as last chance to stop January rate hikes.
Legislation would delay flood insurance premium increases for up to four years.
Measure would level playing field for handling lawyer trust accounts.