July 16, 2013 Sen. Mike Enzi (Wyo.) Speaks Out Against Agency before Vote Sen. Mike Enzi (Wyo.), a senior Republican on the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, spoke out against agency before the… read more
Sen. Mike Enzi (Wyo.) Speaks Out Against Agency before Vote Sen. Mike Enzi (Wyo.), a senior Republican on the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, spoke out against agency before the vote. â€œThe reason this is of utmost concern to me and has been for the past three years is the lack of congressional oversight and the blatant privacy intrusions of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau,â€ he said. Enzi objected to the bureauâ€™s revenue stream, which is through the federal reserve instead of the Congress. â€œThe bureau, as allowed by the Dodd-Frank Act, could collect up to $600 million every year but is not subject to the congressional appropriations process,â€ he said. close
People in this video
More Videos From
- Swearing-In of Senator-Elect Edward Markey
- Senate Session, Part 2
- Senate Debate on Nominations
- Senator Grassley on Executive Nominations
User Created Clips from This Video
Senate Democrats on Filibuster Rules Deal
Senate Democratic leaders spoke to reporters about the agreement they reached with Senate Republicans to avoid…
Senate Session, Part 2
The Senate confirmed the nomination Richard Cordray to be director of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection.
Senator Grassley on Labor Secretary Nominee
Senator Charles Grassley (R-IA) spoke in opposition to the nomination of Thomas Perez for Secretary of Labor.
The Senate confirmed the nomination of Fred P. Hochberg, of New York, to continue as president of the Export-Import…