CUNA: Mulvaney is properly appointed to lead CFPB

first_img continue reading » 38SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr Mick Mulvaney is the properly appointed interim director of the CFPB, CUNA argued in a brief filed Tuesday in a suit challenging the director’s appointment.“CUNA and its members have a strong interest in ensuring that the CFPB at all times operates under proper direction of the official who is statutorily and constitutionally entitled to act as its Director,” the trade group said in its brief.When CFPB Director Richard Cordray resigned, he designated Leandra English, his chief-of-staff, as deputy director. Agency supporters argued that under Dodd-Frank, she would be interim director until a permanent replacement was named and confirmed by the Senate.However, President Trump asserted he has the power to appoint an interim director and designated Mulvaney, director of the Office of Management and Budget.last_img read more

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