Maxine Waters

Congress mulls further coronavirus relief for consumers

04/01/20

If Capitol Hill plans another round of stimulus, Democrats could have more leverage to demand steps such as suspending overdraft fees or placing a temporary cap on consumer lending rates.

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What else can the Fed do to blunt coronavirus impact?

03/17/20

The Federal Reserve's support for the commercial paper market made clear that it was willing to go beyond cutting interest rates, but the central bank may feel pressure to do even more as the crisis worsens.

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Takeaways from ex-Wells Fargo board members’ visit to Congress

03/11/20

The bank’s former chair expressed regret over comments attributed to her in a House report, while Democrats and Republicans butted heads over whether the hearing was necessary.

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Waters is right to make Wells Fargo a poster child for bad practices

03/11/20

The chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee should call on regulators to take more aggressive steps with bad banking practices, starting with Wells.

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Waters asks DOJ to consider criminal charge against former Wells Fargo CEO

03/10/20

The chair of the House Financial Services Committee, Maxine Waters, contends that Tim Sloan knowingly made misleading and inaccurate comments during a hearing before her panel last year.

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Democrats beat up on Wells Fargo CEO. GOP says it's time to move on.

03/10/20

House Democrats maintained their criticism of the bank during Charlie Scharf's first hearing, but Republicans suggested it is on better footing now that many top leaders have been replaced.

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House hearing still on for former Wells Fargo board members

03/09/20

The House Financial Services Committee is still planning to have former Wells Fargo board members Betsy Duke and James Quigley testify after announcing their resignations.

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Wells Fargo's Betsy Duke quits before turn in Washington hot seat

03/09/20

The bank's board chair and fellow director James Quigley abruptly resigned early Monday. Both are scheduled to appear before the House Financial Services Committee this week.

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Next round of Wells Fargo hearings will shine spotlight on board's role

03/08/20

The House Financial Services Committee will question two of Wells’ board members, raising public scrutiny to a new level for bank directors.

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Dimon has emergency heart surgery; Waters wants two off Wells' board

03/06/20

The JPM CEO is “recovering well” as the bank’s two co-presidents assume control; the House finance chairwoman says the bank board members neglected their duty.

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