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CFPB Official Resigns Because of the White House's Treatment of Student Loan Office

Seth Frotman, the student loan ombudsman at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau for the past three years, has resigned after criticizing the …

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Trump's nominee for Consumer Financial Protection Bureau grilled by Democrats

Senate Democrats came ready for a fight at the confirmation hearing of the President’s new pick to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on …

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Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection names new acting deputy director

Brian Johnson, principal policy director of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, will become acting deputy director of the agency, pending …

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Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection names new acting director

Brian Johnson, principal policy director of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, will become acting deputy director of the agency, pending …

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English to resign from Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, withdraw suit against Trump

Leandra English, the deputy director of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection who has sued President Donald Trump, is stepping down from her …

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Brian Johnson named CFPB Acting Deputy Director

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Leandra English Clocks Out

The bureaucrat who wouldn’t leave finally abandons her lawsuit.<p>One of the more amusing subplots on Season 2 of “The Resistance” has been the invented drama over who runs the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. On Friday the George Costanza of the left, Leandra English, finally abandoned her …

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The War Is Over: Mulvaney No Longer Has This Headache At The CFPB

Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney is no longer saddled with this headache: the challenge over who should lead the Consumer …

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Mulvaney’s Challenger Is Leaving CFPB

Leandra English will also drop lawsuit alleging she is the regulator’s rightful interim director<p>WASHINGTON—An Obama-era bureaucrat who challenged Mick Mulvaney’s position running the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is resigning from her post and plans to drop her lawsuit.<p>“In light of the …

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Consumer Bureau Official Who Sued Trump to Step Down and Drop Her Suit

An Obama-era official at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau who argued that she — and not President Trump’s budget director — should have been handed temporary control of the agency announced on Friday that she was stepping down.<p>Last year, the official, Leandra English, sued Mr. Trump and …

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Mulvaney's challenger for CFPB leadership resigns

Leandra English, the deputy director of the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau (CFPB), announced on Friday that she was resigning, having failed to sue President Trump for control of the controversial agency.<p>Trump tapped budget director Mick Mulvaney as acting director of the regulatory agency …

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CFPB official who challenged Mulvaney for top job is stepping down

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Leandra English, a top Consumer Financial Protection Bureau official, is stepping down from the agency and ending a legal fight to become acting chief.<p>English, the agency's deputy director, had challenged President Donald Trump's decision to name Mick Mulvaney as interim director …

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Obama-era regulator drops suit against Trump over CFPB pick

An Obama-era banking regulator — who’s suing President Trump over his right to appoint Mick Mulvaney to run the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau …

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Leandra English resigns from Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

After months of legal wrangling, Leanda English announced through her attorney that she was stepping down from her job at the Consumer Financial …

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Legal Battle over CFPB Leadership Comes to Close

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Deputy Director Leandra English said today that she will resign next week, ending her court claim to be …

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CFPB official drops fight for leadership of watchdog agency

Leandra English, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s deputy director, said on Friday she is resigning — ending her more than six-month legal battle with the Trump administration for control of the watchdog agency.<p>English is dropping her lawsuit, which questioned the legitimacy of Trump’s …

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Leandra English, CFPB Deputy Director, to resign and drop lawsuit against Acting Director Mulvaney and President Trump

Article ByAlan S. KaplinskyBallard Spahr LLPConsumer Finance MonitorLeandra English, who was appointed as Deputy Director of the CFPB by former …

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English to resign from U.S. Consumer Financial Protection bureau, withdraw suit against Trump

(Reuters) - Leandra English, the Deputy Director of the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) who has sued President Donald Trump is stepping down from her position early next week after the recent nomination of a new director.<p>FILE PHOTO: Leandra English (L), current acting director of …

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Leandra English resigns from CFPB and drops her legal fight to be its acting director

Leandra English is dropping her legal fight to temporarily lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and will step down as the agency’s deputy director, she and her attorney announced Friday.<p>English said in a statement that she made the decision in light of President Trump’s nomination last …

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Battle over CFPB leadership ends as Mulvaney challenger resigns

CFPB Deputy Director Leandra English will drop her months-long legal challenge to Mick Mulvaney for the leadership of the embattled agency, saying on Friday that she will leave the consumer watchdog early next week.<p>In a statement, English said she was stepping down in light of President Donald …

U.S. Politics

Obama holdover drops legal claim to take over Trump's CFPB

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Deputy Director Leandra English announced Friday that she will drop her legal bid to be named the agency's …

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Dems Capitulate In Battle Over CFPB

10:09 PM 07/06/2018<p>The shadow director of the controversial consumer finance bureau has resigned and plans to drop her legal challenge against the …

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CFPB Official Who Challenged Mulvaney's Leadership Stepping Down

Leandra English is giving up her fight to run the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.<p>English, who Democratic lawmakers have claimed for months is …

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Business Highlights

US-China trade war elevates the risks to the global economy<p>WASHINGTON (AP) — The trade war that has erupted between the U.S. and China carries a major risk of escalation that could weaken investment, depress spending, unsettle financial markets and slow the global economy. The opening shots were …

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Anderson Co. mother charged in daughter's death posts bond

Video<p>ANDERSON COUNTY, SC (WSPA) - An Anderson County mother accused of killing her 2-year-old daughter is free on bond.<p>Laura Griffin posted a $50,000 …

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Trump intends to nominate Kathy Kraninger to lead Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump plans to nominate Office of Management and Budget official Kathy Kraninger to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the White House announced Saturday.<p>"The President intends to nominate Kathy Kraninger to be the next Director of the Bureau of …

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EXCLUSIVE: CFPB’s Leandra English Prepared Legal Case Against Trump On Government Time, Sources Say

6:20 PM 04/12/2018<p>What exactly does Leandra English do at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau as its second-highest official?<p>Not much, it seems, …

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Senators urge CFPB not to reconsider payday loan rule

A group of Democratic senators (joined by two independent Senators) has sent a letter to Leandra English and Mick Mulvaney urging them to abandon any …

Law

DOJ files opposition brief in English preliminary injunction appeal

The Department of Justice has filed its opposition brief in Leandra English’s appeal of the district court’s denial of her preliminary injunction …

Law

32 Democratic senators demand to know if Trump's consumer finance boss has let Equifax off the hook

Following reports this week that Mick Mulvaney, Trump's new chief of the Consumer Finance Protection Board had stopped all activity related to …

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