Tag Archives: Sen. Pat Toomey

Chopra Confirmed by Senate. Now the Real Fun Begins

Finally. In what might be one of the longest confirmation timelines ever — at least it felt that way at times — the Senate yesterday confirmed Rohit Chopra to be the next Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, more than nine months after he was tapped by President Biden …

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Senate Republican Working to Overturn Latest Eviction Moratorium

The leading Republican on the Senate Banking Committee is trying to get the latest eviction moratorium put in place by the Centers for Disease Control overturned, saying that the move “lacks both a legal and an economic justification.” Sen. Pat Toomey [R-Pa.], the Ranking Member of the Senate Banking Committee, …

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Breaking Down Chopra’s Confirmation Hearing

If anything, the confirmation hearing held yesterday for Rohit Chopra to be the new director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau showed us more about the agendas of the members of the Senate Banking Committee and less about learning the priorities and vision that Chopra has for the agency, should …

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