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Financial Regulation

  1. Mick Mulvaney’s Plan to Neuter Consumer Watchdog Comes Into FocusA noted hater of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Mulvaney has spent the last several days weakening the watchdog.
  2. Our Government’s Last Powerful Progressive Regulator Just ResignedRichard Cordray is out at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Now, he might be in the race for governor of Ohio.
  3. Fed Chair Warns Trump Not to Roll Back Wall Street RegulationsJanet Yellen offered a vigorous defense of financial reform on Friday — and may have jeopardized her future at the central bank in the process.
  4. Federal Bureaucrats Unveil New Plan to Put Wall Street CEOs in PrisonWhen the big banks commit fraud, their executives escape liability by pleading ignorance. This new rule would eliminate that line of defense.
  5. wall street
    Morgan Stanley to Washington: It Doesn’t Feel So Good to Be Reviled, Does It?Tag, you’re it.
  6. paul volcker's so-called life
    Paul Volcker Still Trying to Make Sure the Rule Named After Him Isn’t EmbarrassingFormer Fed chairman does not want Volcker Rule to denigrate the Volcker name.
  7. former bromances
    President Obama Hurts Jamie Dimon’s Feelings Yet AgainThe JP Morgan CEO is not invited to the financial-regulation signing ceremony today.
  8. change?
    So What’s in the Financial Regulation Bill?And what still needs to be figured out?
  9. white men with money oversight
    Big Financial-Reform Vote Coming MondayHarry Reid is tired of waiting around.
  10. what other people think
    Obama’s Tongue-Lashing of Wall Street Fails to MaterializeObama goes the cooperation route in his big speech on financial reform.
  11. early and often
    Obama on Wall Street: Financial Crisis a ‘Failure of Responsibility’Excerpts from his Cooper Union speech have been released.
  12. financial regulation
    Progress Made As Senate Committee Passes Derivatives Reform BillAgricultural Committee votes in favor of proposal by 13–8 margin.
  13. early and often
    Obama Is Coming to New York TomorrowHe’ll speak at the Cooper Union on financial-regulation reform at a very opportune time.
  14. schumer has it
    Schumer Stands Firm, Antagonizes Wall StreetEven though that’s where he has raised tons of dough.
  15. intel
    How Obama’s (Sometimes) Subtle Style Worked for Health CareAnd how it’s working on financial-regulation reform.
  16. the greatest depression
    Dodd Introduces Bill to Jump-start Financial Reform, Sets Aggressive TimelineThe Fed might be getting bigger.