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CFPB Director Kraninger Packed Over Half the Consumer Advisory Board with Financial Industry Insiders
She has marginalized the voices of consumer advocates in favor of those who are just chasing profits.
Not Again…Trump CFPB Official Leading Effort to Gut Debt Collection Rules to “Kick Off” Another Ritzy Debt Industry Conference
The amount of face-time industry executives get with Trump’s CFPB officials is extraordinary.
Speaker Pelosi, Chairwoman Waters Do What CFPB Director Kraninger Won’t: Fight for a Strong, Independent Bureau
Kraninger may be in the tank for Trump and his payday lending friends, but we need a future CFPB Director who is willing to stand up for consumers.
Payday Lenders Host High-Dollar Trump Fundraiser Featuring VP Mike Pence, The Latest ‘Thank You’ to Trump for Gutting Payday Protections
Trump’s CFPB Has Already Saved the Payday Industry Over $900 Million By Pushing More Consumers into the Payday Debt Trap WASHINGTON, D.C. – Executives from payday lending companies Advance Financial and Cash Express are among the top sponsors for a mega-dollar fundraiser for the Trump reelection campaign in Nashville, TN today. Tickets are going for as much as $100,000 for…
CFPB Director Kraninger Appoints Banker Once Dubbed the “New Face Of The Housing Crisis” to Her Advisory Board
The Director ought to seek counsel from people interested in ensuring fairness and transparency in the home-lending market, not a Wall Street banker who got rich pushing risky mortgages.
Congress Considers Stronger Consumer Protections From Debt Industry Abuse As the Trump CFPB Lays Down on the Job
The Trump CFPB is leaving families move vulnerable from ruthless debt collectors and scammers, period.
New Report Examines the Deconstruction of CFPB’s Debt Collection Rulemaking From the Cordray to Kraninger Era
Trump appointees Mick Mulvaney and Kathy Kraninger have reversed course on Richard Cordray’s drive for stronger consumer protections as the debt collection industry spent millions on lobbying.
Reaction from Derek Martin, director of consumer watchdog group Allied Progress: “While she’s looking under the hood for ways to make examinations easier on industry, perhaps Director Kraninger will consider reinstating the Military Lending Act as a part of supervisory exams, which 33 state Attorneys General have asked her to do. Kraninger may think it’s the CFPB’s…
Mobile Billboard to Circle Debt Collector Trade Association Annual Conference New Digital Ad Revisits Trump’s Boast “I’m the King of Debt” New Report Spotlights Deceptive and Abusive Practices of Debt Collection Companies Poised to Gain Under the CFPB Proposal View Them All at www.ProfilesInHarassment.org Washington D.C. – As the public comment period deadline nears on the Trump-Kraninger CFPB proposal to…
CFPB Official Paul Watkins Called Out at Congressional Hearing Over Ties to Anti-LBGT Hate Group, Makes No Apologies, Feigns Ignorance of ADF’s Well-Documented History
Watkins responds to new Allied Progress report finding the CFPB’s Office of Innovation Director may soon have the power to exempt companies from anti-discrimination laws.