CFPB Employees Form Harry Potter Style Resistance To Trump

Politics | Joe Simonson
Harry Potter (Credit: Screenshot/YouTube HBO)

‘He-who-shall-not-be-named’

Mulvaney Won't Fire The Liberal Who Is Suing Him

Politics | Robert Donachie
White House Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney speaks about of U.S. President Donald Trump's budget in the briefing room of the White House in Washington, U.S., March 16, 2017. (PHOTO: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque)

‘A challenge when you’re in a workplace with someone who’s suing you’

Judge Smacks Down English, Backs Mulvaney At CFPB

Politics | Kevin Daley
Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Director Mick Mulvaney arrives to speak to the media at the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), where he began work earlier in the day after being named acting director by U.S. President Donald Trump in Washington November 27, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Obama-holdover defeated in bid to stop Trump

Who Is Paying For Leandra English To Sue Trump?

Politics | Richard Pollock
Leandra English meets with Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) (not pictured) in Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C., November 27, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

‘It’s just not appropriate for me to be talking about’

Mulvaney Freezes Hiring Amid Fight For Control At The CFPB

Politics | Jack Crowe
Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney holds a briefing on President Trump's FY2018 proposed budget in the press briefing room at the White House in Washington, U.S., May 23, 2017. REUTERS/Jim Bourg

‘Elections have consequences’

Mulvaney Blasts Cordray's Hand-Picked Replacement Out Of Play

Politics | Robert Donachie
White House Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney speaks about of U.S. President Donald Trump's budget in the briefing room of the White House in Washington, U.S., March 16, 2017. (PHOTO: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque)

‘Please disregard’

Obama-Era Official Sues Trump For Control Of Powerful Agency

Politics | Kevin Daley
Mick Mulvaney speaks at the White House in May 2017. (YouTube screenshot/PBS News Hour)

Crisis a proxy for wider conflict over the administrative state

EXCLUSIVE: CFPB's Disasters Occurred During Leandra English's Watch

Investigative Group | Richard Pollock

‘Seems consistent with the CFPB culture, which is full of cronyism’

DOJ Deals Blow To Liberals, Okays Appointment To Lead Finance Regulator

US | Alex Pfeiffer
Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney holds a briefing on President Trump's FY2018 proposed budget in the press briefing room at the White House in Washington, U.S., May 23, 2017. REUTERS/Jim Bourg

They don’t think it be like it is, but it do

Trump Slams Consumer Financial Protection Bureau As 'Total Disaster'

Politics | Thomas Phippen
President Donald Trump waves to the crowd after speaking at a rally for Senator Luther Strange at the Von Braun Centre in Huntsville, Alabama. REUTERS/Marvin Gentry

‘Financial Institutions have been devastated’

Trump Names Mulvaney As Temporary CFPB Head

Politics | Robert Donachie
White House Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney speaks about of U.S. President Donald Trump's budget in the briefing room of the White House in Washington, U.S., March 16, 2017. (PHOTO: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque)

Who will take the permanent position?

White Promises Another Bill — This Time On Taxes

Politics | Robert Donachie
White House Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney speaks about of U.S. President Donald Trump's budget in the briefing room of the White House in Washington, U.S., March 16, 2017. (PHOTO: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque)

Will it actually happen?

Mick Mulvaney To CNN: Media Isn't Showing Federal Relief Effort

Media | Justin Caruso

‘It’s unfair to say that the president hasn’t given it his very best effort’

GOP Rep Jokes Mulvaney Should Hire Freedom Caucus Members To Get Them To Compromise

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
Republican Congressman Darrell Issa. (Mike Raust/The Daily Caller)

‘Best line I’ve heard in five years’

Trump Asks Congress For Nearly $8 Billion To Help Fund Harvey Rescue Effort

US | Chris White
U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump walk on South Lawn of the White House in Washington before their departure to view storm damage in Texas, U.S., September 2, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

A ‘down-payment’ on Trump’s commitment

Don't Worry Y'all, Trey Gowdy Is Still The King Of Comebacks

Politics | Amber Athey
WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 28: House Benghazi Committee Chairman, Trey Gowdy (R-SC), participates in a news conference with fellow Committee Republicans after the release of the Committee's Benghazi report on Capitol Hill June 28, 2016 in Washington, DC. U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens and three others were killed during an attack on a U.S. outpost and CIA annex in Libya on September 11, 2012. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

‘You are hard to work with’

Mulvaney Rips Gowdy On Twitter: Get Him A 'Razor And A Comb'

Politics | Robert Donachie
White House Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney speaks about of U.S. President Donald Trump's budget in the briefing room of the White House in Washington, U.S., March 16, 2017. (PHOTO: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque)

‘What do you get for someone on his 60th birthday?’

Report: Trump Will 'Go Crazy' If Congress Doesn't Fund His Border Wall

Politics | Jack Crowe
FILE PHOTO: A U.S. worker inspects a section of the U.S.-Mexico border wall at Sunland Park, U.S. opposite the Mexican border city of Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, November 9, 2016. Picture taken from the Mexico side of the U.S.-Mexico border. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez/File photo

Trump finds himself in a politically perilous situation

Trump Budget Director Says Health Care Failure Will 'Haunt' GOP [VIDEO]

Politics | Henry Rodgers

‘The president isn’t giving up on health care, neither should the Senate’