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20 hrs ago | JD Supra

Members Of Congress Caution Education Department On Aid Disbursement Rulemaking

Over the past week, members of Congress from both parties have sent several letters to the Department of Education regarding its ongoing rulemaking related to the ways higher education institutions request, maintain, disburse, and otherwise manage federal student aid disbursements.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Senator John Hoeven

Wed Jul 30, 2014

National Mortgage News

House Panel Passes Bill to Ease Capital Requirements on MSRs

Eight Reasons the Housing Recovery's Been So Slow From tight credit conditions to empty nesters, here is a litany of problems weighing on the housing market, as summarized in the minutes of last month's Federal Reserve policy meeting.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeb Hensarling

Tue Jul 29, 2014

NAFCU

Hensarling to press CU parity in 'top and study' bill

Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer, R-Mo., discussed his amendment Tuesday, which would add a "stop and study" requirement to H.R. 4042 for mortgage servicing assets under NCUA's risk-based capital proposal.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Jeb Hensarling, Democrat, Representative Ed Perlmutter

Mon Jul 28, 2014

NAFCU

urges RBC amendment at panel mark-up

July 28, 2014 - In a letter today to House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, and Ranking Member Maxine Waters, D-Calif., NAFCU Vice President of Legislative Affairs Brad Thaler urged the committee to support a risk-based capital amendment to H.R. 4042, the "Community Bank Mortgage Servicing Asset Capital Requirements ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeb Hensarling, US Politics, Democrat, Maxine Waters, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

DigitalBURG

Missouri congressional hopefuls run on low budgets

Together, Missouri's eight Congress members were sitting on nearly $5 million in campaign cash heading into the final few weeks before the Aug. 5 primary elections.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Billy Long, Emanuel Cleaver, Democrat, Missouri, Alternative

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Financial Planning

Why Pressure Is Building to Raise $50B 'Systemic' Threshold

Why Clients Need Help With Family Governance Many clients don't know this area of expertise exists, but they know they need help with it, says Paul Pagnato, whose Pagnato-Karp Group works with UHNW families.

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Related Topix: SourceMedia, New Republic, Publishing, Media, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics

Mon Jul 21, 2014

JD Supra

Holder Vows To Continue Operation Choke Point; House Considers Bill To Stop It

Depending on whom you ask, Operation Choke Point has a promising future ahead of it or will soon be history.

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Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics

Sat Jul 19, 2014

News Tribune

Perspective: Importance of farming

There are no greater stewards of the land and animals than farmers. There is also no doubt that our farmers and ranchers are responsible for serving America as the breadbasket of the world.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, us Travel, Travel, Opinion

Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Daily Caller

Operation Choke Point Hearing Reveals DOJ Threats And Strong-Arming

A Justice Department fraud prevention program came under fire Thursday for allegedly morphing into actively pressuring banks to deny financial services to businesses for political reasons.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Spencer Bachus, Conservative Political News

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Switched

Darrell Issa's Latest Circus Has Lawmakers Shocked That DOJ Fights Fraud

On Tuesday, Republicans on the House Financial Services Committee took up Rep. Darrell Issa's crusade against the Department of Justice's efforts to root out petty fraud.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Darrell Issa, Patrick McHenry, Representative Sean Duffy

Bloomberg

U.S. Probe of Bank Payday-Lender Ties Faces House Hearing

Regulators and the U.S. Justice Department will appear at a congressional hearing today on their role in an investigation of banks' ties to payday lenders, a probe that industry groups and Republican lawmakers say has harmed legitimate businesses.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Darrell Issa, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Banking, Wells Fargo , Financial Services

Thu Jul 10, 2014

NAFCU

2 hearings next week on Operation Choke Point

House Financial Services Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations Chairman Patrick McHenry, R-N.C.; and House Judiciary Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law Chairman Spencer Bachus, R-Ala.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Patrick McHenry, Republican, US House of Representatives, Spencer Bachus, Darrell Issa

Wed Jul 02, 2014

US News & World Report

Some in Congress Object to Justice Department's 'Operation Choke Point'

The job of government, some people say, is to protect life and property and maintain the rule of law, period.

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Related Topix: US News, Texas, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, David Vitter, US Senate, Darrell Issa, Opinion

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