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Tuesday Apr 15 | National Mortgage News

Industry Victory on Flood Insurance Will Be Taxpayers' Loss

Learn about this year's finalists and see who won the 2013 MT Award. 2013 MT Awards: 10X Award The 10X Award honors a company, product or technology that's had an exponential impact on mortgage finance.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Real Estate, US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Tuesday Apr 15 | National Mortgage News

Maxine Waters stumped for relief from provisions in a law she co-authored.

Lenders and Realtors are happy about a new law that blocks potentially huge increases in federal flood insurance premiums.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Real Estate, FEMA

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Housing Wire

Moody's: Johnson-Crapo could ramp up issuance of private-label RMBS

The Johnson-Crapo housing reform measure is slated for markup April 29, and a report by Moody's Investors Services says the GSE package could help kick-start issuance in the private-label residential mortgage-backed securities.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Tim Johnson, Republican, Mike Crapo

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Forbes.com

Delta, Leader of the U.S. Airline Industry, Challenges Boeing and the Export-Import Bank

Delta continues to show why it has become the de facto leader of the U.S. airline industry, not only for its superior financial performance but also for its willingness to take chances and to speak up - particularly in regard to the Export-Import Bank.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Jeb Hensarling, US House of Representatives, Republican, Democrat

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Huffington Post

Black Female Lawmakers Object To Army's 'Discriminatory' Ban On Certain Hairstyles

The 16 women in the Congressional Black Caucus sent Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel a letter Thursday objecting to the Army's ban on certain hairstyles , which has been criticized as racially biased against black women.

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Related Topix: US Military, Fort Jackson, US Army, Camp Lejeune, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Joyce Beatty, Representative Marcia Fudge, Representative Karen Bass

Wed Apr 09, 2014

NAFCU

McKenna says CUs need supplemental capital

April 10, 2014 - NCUA's Michael McKenna told House Financial Services Committee leaders Wednesday that the agency supports H.R. 719, legislation introduced by Reps.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Peter King, Republican, US House of Representatives, Brad Sherman, Democrat, Jeb Hensarling

TheStreet.com

Obama's Favorite Housing Plan Risks 'Runaway Corporate Exploitation': Nader

NEW YORK -- Bipartisan housing reform legislation proposed by Sens. Tim Johnson and Mike Crapo "could open the door wide for runaway corporate exploitation," argues consumer advocate and sometime third party Presidential candidate Ralph Nader in a letter he sent Wednesday to members of the Senate Banking Committee.

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Related Topix: TheStreetcom, Media, TheStreet, Computers, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Tim Johnson, Republican, Mike Crapo, US House of Representatives, Representative John Delaney

Lucianne.com

Export subsidy fight pitsMaxine Waters against Mike Lee

Democratic Congresswoman Maxine Waters - "a dynamic liberal Democrat who champions the causes of the poor and downtrodden," as the liberal press calls her - held a rally of sorts at the Capitol on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Mike Lee, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Housing Wire

GOP wants CFPB merged with other regulators

The House Financial Services Committee hearing on the economic consequences of regulatory rulemaking and enforcement on Tuesday got heated early and often.

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

The Daily Caller

Cantor undermining Hensarling riles conservatives suspicious of his motives

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor is intentionally sidelining one of his own Republican committee chairmen - and the chairman's attempts to pass conservative reforms - in order to better secure his own path to the speakership.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeb Hensarling, Eric Cantor, John Boehner, Democrat, Conservative Political News

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Air Line Pilot

ALPA News Release

Release #14.28 April 7, 2014 ALPA Calls for End to U.S. Funding of Widebody Aircraft for Foreign Competitors Encourages House to ensure that Ex-Im Bank's actions are transparent, not harmful to U.S. industry WASHINGTON, D.C.-Today, the Air Line Pilots Association, Int'l urged members of the U.S. House Financial Services Committee to ensure that the ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Jeb Hensarling, Republican

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Reuters

US consumer bureau details diversity efforts after complaints

The U.S. consumer financial watchdog plans to ramp up diversity training and is teaching hiring managers to spot unconscious biases, the agency said in a report on Friday amid concerns over its treatment of women and minority employees.

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

Thu Apr 03, 2014

LA Sentinel

Bobbie J. Anderson Earns Incumbent Support for 8th District

Veteran Los Angeles community activist and former New Frontier Democratic Club President Bobbie Jean Anderson has earned the endorsements of incumbent City Councilman Bernard C. Parks and Congresswoman Maxine Waters in her bid for the 8th District City Council Seat in 2015.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Los Angeles County, CA

Financial Planning

Democrats, Republicans Vow to Continue Probe into CFPB Employment Practices

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: US News, US Politics, Patrick McHenry, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Al Green

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Cleveland.com

Richard Cordray's federal agency accused of ongoing discrimination and retailation

Richard Cordray's consumer affairs agency is facing intense criticism that it has a culture of racism and sexism, regularly discriminating against women and minority employees.

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Related Topix: Ohio, US Politics, US News, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Housing Wire

Sound and fury at CFPB racial discrimination hearing

There was a certain level of disingenuousness that went beyond the usual political posturing at the House Oversight & Investigation Subcommittee investigating discrimination and retaliation at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Wednesday morning.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Al Green, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Jeb Hensarling, Patrick McHenry

Tue Apr 01, 2014

American Banker

How Waters' Bill Could Shift GSE Debate

Eliminating payday lenders would create a void that banks, thrifts, and credit unions cannot or are reluctant to fill.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Housing Wire

Barclays: 4 reasons Johnson-Crapo is dead until post-election

The GSE reform measure put forward by Chairman Tim Johnson, D- S.D., and Sen. Mike Crapo, R-Idaho, of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs , isn't going to pass before election year is over, according to the analysts at Barclays.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Tim Johnson, Republican, Mike Crapo, US House of Representatives, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Mon Mar 31, 2014

Politico

GOP to proceed on CFPB hearing

Republicans on the House Financial Services Committee said on Monday that they will proceed with a hearing to examine complaints leveled by a CFPB employee against her supervisor, declining Democratic lawmakers' request that the Wednesday hearing be canceled.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Al Green, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeb Hensarling, Democrat, Patrick McHenry

Mortgage News Daily

FBI Investigating Flood Maps; Jumbo Production Forecast Falls; Proposed AMC Legislation

Before heading to Wisconsin for a few days, over the weekend I called The Bellagio to find out the betting lines on the PATH Act, Johnson-Crapo, Corker-Warner, and now Maxine Waters' lender co-op bill.

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Related Topix: US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Marketing

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