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Fed’s Volcker Rule Rewrite Dangerous for Consumers, Allows Big Banks to Play Casino Again
Created in the aftermath of the 2008 Financial Crisis, the Volcker Rule was designed to keep big banks from engaging in risky behavior.
ICYMI: Goldman Sachs Alums in Trump Admin Aim to Deliver for Former Employer
At the top of Goldman’s wish list is gutting the Volcker Rule that curtails risky behavior at investment banks.
With All Eyes on Comey Testimony, House Quietly Debates Massive Giveaway to Wall Street
A massive Wall Street giveaway conveniently scheduled for debate and a vote at the same time as Comey’s testimony.
Hensarling Lies, Says CFPB Makes It Harder to Buy Cars But CFPB Protects Car Buyers
Hensarling should get his facts straight. The CFPB has protected car buyers, including members of the media.
Group Will Livestream, Encourage Action During House Debate of Wall Street Giveaway Bill
Allied Progress will give viewers opportunity to watch House debate on Financial CHOICE Act and contact their representatives in real time.
What’s Hensarling Hiding? Group Launches Campaign Seeking Whistleblowers as Congress Considers His “Wrong CHOICE Act”
Following Hensarling’s letter asking federal agencies to deny public records requests, group launches whistleblower campaign.
Trump Administration Colluding with Congress to Hide Emails?
Scandal continues to grow over communications between executive agencies and powerful members of Congress.
What’s Hensarling Hiding? Powerful Chairman Pushing Treasury Secretary Mnuchin to Skirt Open Records Laws
Wall Street-backed Congressman pushes Foreclosure King and Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin to skirt open records laws.
Committee GOP Takes $32 Million from Financial Industry, Passes Hensarling’s Wall Street Giveaway “Financial CHOICE Act”
Key committee approves bill to gut consumer protections from Wall Street fraud and recklessness.
“Financial Choice Act” Is a Wall Street Giveaway and the Wrong Choice for Working Families
“Hensarling’s ‘Financial CHOICE Act’ is the wrong choice for America’s working families,” says Karl Frisch of Allied Progress.