Released: August 23, 2018
Trump’s pick for consumer agency ‘has no qualifications for this job’
Source: David Lazarus, L.A.Times (Paid Registration)
Now that White House aide Kathy Kraninger has received the blessing of the Senate Banking Committee’s Republican majority to become the nation’s top consumer financial watchdog, it’s worth highlighting who’s in her corner and who isn’t.
Kraninger is supported, of course, by President Trump, who nominated her for the job. She’s also backed by her boss, White House budget chief Mick Mulvaney, who currently serves as the CFPB’s acting director.
Opposing Kraninger is, well, pretty much everyone who takes consumer protection seriously.
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