Elizabeth Warren

The crisis isn't over


Ten years ago, it was a banking crisis, but it became a political one. That crisis never ended.


Senate Democrats send CFPB nominee list of follow-up questions


Kathy Kraninger, a senior official at the Office of Management and Budget, largely avoided answering direct questions at her nomination hearing.


'Can Mulvaney define the word usury?': Comments of the week


Readers respond to Mulvaney's changes to the CFPB's consumer board, weigh a proposal regarding fair lending, react to adoption of pot banking regtech and more.


Dodd-Frank is a success story: Progressives, former regulators


Elizabeth Warren, Sheila Bair and other regulatory hawks at a D.C. event hailed the reforms enacted in the wake of the 2008 crisis.


All heat, no light: Kraninger gives little sense of CFPB views


The nominee to run the consumer bureau endured tough questioning over the administration’s family-separation policy but appeared to weather the barrage.


3 questions to make or break Kraninger's CFPB nomination


Kathy Kraninger, President Trump’s pick to run the CFPB, will testify before Congress on Thursday in what is likely to be a defining moment for her nomination.


Fed chair faces Democratic fury over stress test results


The central bank has encountered criticism for allowing three banks to direct funds to dividends and buybacks even though their capital levels fell below required minimums.


A chance for consumers to 'know what the credit bureaus know'


Senators at a hearing Thursday discussed a bill establishing an online portal for consumers to monitor their credit reports free of cost.


Congress passes on short-term pot banking solution


With more permanent fixes not yet gaining enough traction, recent attempts to clarify marijuana banking rules through appropriations are also falling flat.


Mulvaney unfazed as immigration policy clouds CFPB nomination


The acting agency chief defended the “zero tolerance” policy while praising the permanent CFPB nominee suspected of having been involved in implementing it.