• Senate goes nuclear by Ryan Smith

    In a party-line vote, the Senate has invoked the "nuclear option," ending Republicans' ability to filibuster presidential nominees.

  • Republicans filibuster Obama’s FHFA pick; Reid vows to try again by Ryan Smith

    Republicans blocked Rep. Mel Watt's confirmation as FHFA director -- the first time a sitting Congressman has been denied for a presidential nomination in 170 years. But Harry Reid says the fight's not over yet.

  • BOA to judge: Our penalty for fraud should be zero by Ryan Smith

    The lending giant has asked a federal judge to impose no penalty despite being found liable for fraud over the sale of shoddy mortgages by its Countrywide Financial unit.


Should CFPB have more supervision over credit agencies?