Trump Taps Budget Aide to Head Consumer Finanicial Protection Bureau, Seeking to Continue Push to Limit the Agency’s Reach

Washington Post, June 16, 2018–Renae Merle, Damian Paletta
The White House on Saturday said it would nominate Kathy Kraninger, a White House budget official, to serve as the next director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, in a push to continue scaling back the Obama-era agency’s aggressive efforts to regulate consumer financial products.