A federal judge said Tuesday that he will hear motions December 22 in a case that seeks a preliminary injunction against acting Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Mick Mulvaney and would instead install Deputy Director Leandra English as interim head of the agency. It says the bureau created in 2010 after the 2008 financial crisis is an independent watchdog to protect consumers of the USA financial services industry.
The Dodd-Frank Act stipulates that the agency's deputy director shall serve in the "absence or unavailability" of the director, but the White House argued that the law is superseded by the 1998 Vacancies Reform Act, which gives the president the power to name interim heads of executive agencies. "We urge you to nominate a CFPB Director who will bring to the job both bipartisan support and a track record of being tough on Wall Street".
He declined to comment on specific cases, but said there were two litigation actions he has asked to delay and separately cited the CFPB's case against mortgage company PHH Corp as one that "has issues" without elaborating.
US Healthcare Spending Hit $3.3T in 2016
This is the first time in memory CMS has witnessed a slowdown in goods and services spending, and among the three major payers . Physician and clinical services spending rose by 5.4 percent, slowing from a growth rate of 5.9 percent in 2015.
Placing a freeze on the CFPB's collection of any personally identifiable information, such as individual loan level data, until the CFPB improves its data security systems. It says Mulvaney doesn't like the bureau's existence and is trying to minimize it.
"Then I'm going to get down to the weeds of something I enjoy which is the budget, and how the agency.is funded, how it's structured, personnel, those types of things", he added.
English is expected to formally file a preliminary injunction against Mulvaney and Trump this week, according to court filings.
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is the latest artist slated to receive the highly coveted star at the Hollywood Walk of Fame . His other credits include Central Intelligence , the Fast and the Furious film franchise and Moana .
The organization behind the museum became one of the most aggressive buyers on the global art market over the last decade. The newspaper said that the work will be lent or resold to museums, largely in the Middle East and Asia.
Just be sure to take advantage of the promotion while it's active, or you'll miss out on getting the game for free. Ubisoft thought this was a good reason to celebrate, so players will get a special surprise this holiday season.
Fairview Capital Investment Management Llc acquired 13,475 shares as United Parcel Service ( UPS)'s stock declined 3.26%. Ronna Sue Cohen has invested 1.69% of its portfolio in United Parcel Service, Inc . (NYSE: UPS ) for 2,312 shares.
Pendragon PLC, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an automotive retailer firm in the United Kingdom and California. Karpus Management Inc. holds 0.2% of its portfolio in The New Ireland Fund, Inc. for 279,484 shares.
All but one of the studies excluded people with existing heart disease, and all but two tracked people for 10 years or more . The findings after this research review were definitely different than expected.
When we reviewed the Xiaomi Mi A1 in November, we said it came very close to being the flawless midrange phone. In terms of hardware, the Mi A1 is packing a Snapdragon 625 processor coupled with Adreno 506 GPU.
Akash then forced a kiss on her and she responded, "Maar khaega!" Vikas makes it clear that he doesn't want to save Arshi's doll. She says that he is spineless and tells him that his wife sent him the right message, to be a leader not a follower.
Baby declared 'dead' by Max Hospital dies after five days
Max Healthcare, which runs a chain of hospitals including the one in Shalimarbag, expressed condolences to the parents. While we understand that survival in extreme pre-term births is rare, it is always painful for the parents and family.
Ryan Reynolds to star in 'Detective Pikachu'
It will also be produced through Universal Pictures, who will distribute the film in the US and most global markets. The script comes from Nicole Perlman ( Guardians of the Galaxy ) and Alex Hirsch ( Gravity Falls ).
Natural gas pipeline explodes in northern IL , 2 die
Police say neighbors aided the two victims and took them to a local hospital from where they then flown to Rockford. A large fire, possibly caused by a pipeline explosion, has emergency personnel responding to a scene near Dixon.