The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Doesn't Want Consumers to Have Access to Complaints About Financial Institutions

Republicans have never wanted the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the brainchild of then-Harvard professor Elizabeth Warren in the wake of the financial crisis, to exist. But now that they’re running the federal government, they’re finding some new and innovative ways to shill for banks and other financial…

Elizabeth Warren Tries to Defend Kirsten Gillibrand From Trump, Doesn't Quite Stick the Landing

After our president started Tuesday out by suggesting New York Senator Kirstin Gillibrand “would do anything” for campaign donations—which was widely read as a gross and harassing statement—her colleague Elizabeth Warren tried to come to Gillibrand’s defense but didn’t quite stick the landing.


Top Democrats demand Jeff Sessions resign for 'lying under oath' about meeting Russian ambassador

Top Democrats are calling on Attorney General Jeff Sessions to resign after reports revealed he met twice with Sergey Kislyak, the Russian ambassador to the US, during the 2016 US presidential campaign, which he did not disclose when asked under oath about contacts between Trump’s campaign and Russian officials during…