CFPB Snubs ‘Revolving Door’ with New Public Petition Process for Rulemaking

HousingWire, Feb. 16, 2022–Maria Volkova
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau wants to let the public — not high-powered lobbyists — go to the front of the line to shape the agency’s rulemaking process. Starting Feb. 16, the public can submit petitions for rule making directly to the agency, the CFPB announced Wednesday.