What’s Holding Up the Confirmation of the Next CFPB Chief?

National Mortgage News, May 28, 2021–Kate Berry (subscription)
With Rohit Chopra’s nomination now in its fourth month, some of the consumer bureau’s rulemaking efforts remain on hold. Analysts attribute the delay to worries among some Democrats that moving too fast to confirm Chopra, who now sits on the Federal Trade Commission, would give Republican-appointed FTC members a majority.