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Richard Cordray, director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), testifies during a Senate Banking Committee hearing in Washington.

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Richard Cordray, director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), testifies during a Senate Banking Committee hearing in Washington.

Single Consumer Director? Depends on Which Agency You Mean

Almost from the moment that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau was created in 2010, Republican and Democratic lawmakers began fighting over whether the agency should be run by a commission or a director. Democrats are content with the single-director structure...

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