How serious is Crapo about getting pot banking bill across finish line?


The Banking Committee chairman's comments have advanced legislative efforts, but questions remain about where he'll take the issue.


House passes five bipartisan financial services bills


The legislation takes aim at third-party bank service vendors, the backlog of FHA appraisals, rural housing assistance and other issues where there is broad agreement.


Trump administration will move on GSE plans if Congress doesn't: Mnuchin


The Treasury secretary said he hopes lawmakers will back reforms of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac within three to six months.


Why Senate Republicans are sitting out pot banking fight


The 2020 election is shaping up to be a key yardstick for legislation expanding cannabis firms’ financial services access.


Is a hearing on pot banking as far as GOP will go?


Despite the Senate Banking Committee’s willingness to discuss the issue, Republican support for legislation is still in question.


Despite outcry, Congress unlikely to block Facebook's crypto plan


Lawmakers from both parties strongly criticized Libra this week, but largely steered clear of proposals to stop it.


Lawmakers unveil competing flood insurance bill


Members from states threatened by storms say their proposal is better for consumers than recent legislation passed by the House Financial Services Committee.


House Democrats seek to bar tech firms from operating like banks


Lawmakers circulated a bill just ahead of hearings on Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency that would prohibit companies with over $25 billion in annual revenue from launching a digital financial asset.


Pot banking hearing is on Crapo’s radar


The head of the Senate Banking Committee said the panel could examine an industry-supported cannabis banking bill "relatively soon."


Pot banking reform gets a boost from Barr endorsement


The attorney general told lawmakers that exempting states that have legalized marijuana from the federal ban is better than the current system where state and federal laws are in conflict.