Richard Cordray, director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
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July 17, 2013 After two years of political bickering, Richard Cordray has been confirmed as head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. He thinks that, in the end, his agency has won bipartisan support for the work it will do.
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A "bank owned" sign in front of a home in Miami last October.
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August 10, 2012 The new rules would help eliminate surprises and make the mortgage loan process easier to understand, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau says. It's also moving to give homeowners more protection when mortgage companies try to foreclose.
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