I just spent a vacation in Virginia. The blaring, nonstop attacks of the candidates on each other were completely obnoxious. I couldn’t have been happier to return to Maryland, which is not considered a swing state in this election. During this season marked by expensive, negative and continuous campaign ads...
CFPB creator gets nod from Bay State credit unions in bid for Senate seat.
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.
Wait till next year. That’s the motto of fans whose teams have a disappointing season, and it’s also sums up the political strategies of CUNA and NAFCU.
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
The Senate last Thursday overcame strong Republican opposition and passed comprehensive regulatory overhaul legislation 60 to 39. All but one of the 58 Senate Democrats supported the measure, and all but three of the chamber's 41 Republicans opposed it.