Judge denies injunction to remove Mick Mulvaney as consumer bureau’s acting director

A federal judge on Wednesday denied a request for a preliminary injunction to remove Mick Mulvaney as acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. The judge sided with Mulvaney — President Donald Trump’s choice for the interim position — over Leandra English, the agency’s deputy director who has said she is the rightful acting director.… Please follow and like us:

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Mulvaney already is making his mark on consumer bureau, and still sparring over its leadership

WASHINGTON—Mick Mulvaney is moving quickly to put his stamp on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, an agency he has strongly criticized, even as he continues to spar with the deputy director over who is in charge. Mulvaney, the White House budget director whom President Trump appointed to the post Nov. 24, said he had already started… Please follow and like us:

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