TITLE

Senate to Vote on Cordray Nomination Next Week

AUTHOR(S)
Finkle, Victoria
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
American Banker;5/16/2013, Vol. 178 Issue 76, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports U.S. Senate Majority Leader and Nevada Democrat Harry Reid said he will make sure a vote to confirm Richard Cordray as director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) will occur in May 2013. The article notes Republicans oppose Cordary's confirmation and want to change the CFPB's organizational structure. It also notes Reid might stop any filibuster and change Senate rules so a simple majority vote can be put into effect.
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87663351

 

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