Many of the federal regulations troubling smaller banks come from separate anti-laundering legislation, Barney Frank says.
Instead of a director who can be fired, industry groups have called for a bipartisan five-member commission to lead the CFPB.
A panel of judges will decide whether the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is constitutional, throwing a lifeline to the agency.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is a "rogue agency" that wields too much power, Rep. Jeb Hensarling says.
The group Fed Up has a new target: Republicans who want to curtail the central bank's power.
Rep. Jeb Hensarling's memo, obtained by CNBC, listed among other things a commitment to "remove remaining nonbank SIFI references."
Critics are laying groundwork for dramatic changes to the institution at the heart of President Obama's overhaul of the financial system.
Hensarling, chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, said in general he prefers tax reform to more taxes.
On Twitter, Trump threatens Toyota with a large border tax if it builds a new plant outside the U.S.
Brady said that Americans and House Republicans are keeping an eye on whoever Trump picks for the role.
Representative Jeb Hensarling also tells CNBC he has not sought the treasury secretary job and does not anticipate an offer.
If the call came, I wouldn't block the call, we'd have the conversation, says Rep. Jeb Hensarling, (R-Texas), discussing whether he'd consider the position of Treasury Secretary if President-elect Trump offered it to him.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said it's important to protect consumers and the financial system.
It comes amid the company's response to a fake account scandal that left Stumpf defending the bank on Capitol Hill.
Sen. Jeb Hensarling, (R-Texas), says he want to know what John Stumpf knew, when he knew it, and what he did about it.
Sen. Jeb Hensarling, (R-Texas), talks about what he wants to hear from Well Fargo's CEO at today's Capitol Hill hearing.
Congressional leaders step up the heat on the San Francisco bank in the wake of fake account revelations.
Jeb Hensarling outlines a plan to undo Dodd-Frank and overhaul and rename the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
House Financial Services Chairman Jeb Hensarling talks about new plans to revamp major banking regulations.
Rep. Jeb Hensarling, (R-Texas), discusses what he would like to hear from Fed Chair Janet Yellen when she heads to Capitol Hill later today to testify on the U.S. economy.