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Senate Unanimously Passes Robocall Bill

The Senate on Saturday unanimously passed a bipartisan bill that would require the Federal Communications Commission to establish a rule under which it would maintain a list of phone numbers that are not eligible to be blocked by voice service providers while also requiring the FCC to develop a report …

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Rep. Luetkemeyer Introduces Bill to End Operation Choke Point

Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer [R-Mo.] has proposed legislation aimed at finally putting an end to Operation Choke Point by establishing a clear set of guidelines under which a federal regulator can order a financial institution to close the accounts of a client. Rep. Luetkemeyer has been a vocal opponent of Operation …

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House Subcommittee Schedules Hearing to Discuss Mulvaney’s Recommendations to Reform CFPB

The House Financial Services Committee¬†Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit has scheduled a hearing for tomorrow afternoon about the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection. The hearing,¬†Improving Transparency and Accountability at the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, will take place at 2pm EDT and feature six witnesses, four of them …

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