The Failures of Dodd-Frank

  • Hensarling Praises President’s Action to Stop Dodd-Frank Bailouts for Wall Street
    Apr 21, 2017 - Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) made the following comments after President Trump today took action to stop regulators’ ability to designate companies “too big to fail” and the use of the Dodd-Frank Act’s bailout authority pending reviews by the Department of the Treasury... More
  • Greenspan: Get rid of Dodd-Frank and watch economy and stocks soar
    Apr 21, 2017 - April 20, 2017 CNBC Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan told CNBC on Thursday the prospect of getting rid of the Dodd-Frank banking regulations has been a driver of higher stocks and would continue to be. "If you get rid of Dodd-Frank, it's going to have a very significant positive impac... More
  • ‘You’re Fired,’ Trump Should Tell Richard Cordray
    Apr 20, 2017 - By David B. Rivkin Jr. and Andrew M. Grossman Wall Street Journal The greatest mystery in Washington involves not Russian spies or wiretaps but Richard Cordray’s continued employment as director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. In the face of President Trump’s mandate for change, Mr. Cor... More
  • Top 10 Wins for the American People with Financial CHOICE Act
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  • Committee Hearing Scheduled for the Financial CHOICE Act
    Apr 19, 2017 - Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) today announced that the Committee will hold a hearing to discuss the Financial CHOICE Act on Wednesday, April 26 at 10:00 a.m. “Republicans are eager to work with the President to end and replace the Dodd-Frank mistake with the Financial C... More
  • Hensarling Statement on President Trump's Nominations to the Export-Import Bank
    Apr 17, 2017 - Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) released the following statement on President Trump's nominations to the Export-Import Bank: "While Ex-Im's subsidies to foreign competitors continue to threaten free enterprise here at home, I can think of no one more qualified than Scott ... More
  • Americans need protection from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
    Apr 12, 2017 - By Chairman Jeb Hensarling and Rep. Roger Williams Few Americans are familiar with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, but it is the most powerful and least accountable Washington bureaucracy in history and a perfect example of the political left’s dangerous belief that the ends always justif... More
  • Hill: CFPB must be reined in
    Apr 10, 2017 - By Congressman French Hill (R-AR) Washington, D.C.'s idea of government may have changed, but the American people's has not. This is a significant observation I have made since returning to Washington after living and working for 25 years in central Arkansas. In Washington, accountability has gone f... More
    Apr 7, 2017 - Unconstitutional CFPB ‘Asleep at the Wheel’ on Wells Fargo Republican members of the committee made the case at a hearing on Wednesday that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has harmed consumers, violated due process, failed to comply with congressional subpoenas, and was negligent in ... More
  • Politico Pro: CFPB was late to Wells Fargo probe, letters suggest
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