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We are committed to engaging with the public and members of the media regularly with accurate, up-to-date information on our work standing up the CFPB. Below are materials produced by our public affairs department.

Press releases

  • July 26, 2011: Treasury Department announces plans for leadership transition at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
  • July 21, 2011: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Ready to Help Consumers on Day One
  • July 20, 2011: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Releases Report On Issues Facing Users of International Money Transfers
  • July 19, 2011: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Report Examines Differences Between Credit Scores Consumers and Lenders Receive
  • July 18, 2011: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Issues Report on Agency Progress
  • July 12, 2011: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Outlines Bank Supervision Approach
  • July 6, 2011: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau And Military’s Top Uniformed Lawyers Release Joint Statement Of Principles
  • June 23, 2011: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Seeks Public Input On Key Element Of Nonbank Supervision Program
  • May 18, 2011: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Announces Initiative to Combine Mortgage Loan Disclosures
  • May 11, 2011: Treasury Department Announces Senior Leadership Hires for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
  • April 11, 2011: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and National Association of Attorneys General Presidential Initiative Working Group Release Joint Statement of Principles
  • March 31, 2011: Treasury Department Announces Senior Hires for Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
  • Feb. 18, 2011: Treasury Department Announces Permanent Headquarters of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
  • Feb. 17, 2011: Treasury Department Announces Senior Hires for CFPB Implementation Team
  • Feb. 3, 2011: Treasury Department Announces Launch of ‘Beta’ Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Website
  • Jan. 26, 2011: Treasury Department Announces General Counsel and Deputies for Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Implementation Team
  • Jan. 6, 2011: Treasury Department Announces Holly Petraeus to Establish Office of Servicemember Affairs for Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
  • Jan. 4, 2011: Federal Consumer Agency to Partner with State Regulators on Supervision of Providers of Consumer Financial Products and Services, Including Mortgage Lenders, Private Student Lenders and Payday Lenders

Op-eds and blog posts by Professor Elizabeth Warren

Speeches and testimony by CFPB staff

  • September 15, 2011: Raj Date, Lessons Learned from the Financial Crisis
  • July 28, 2011: Testimony of Dan Sokolov before the House Subcommittee on Investigations, Oversight, and Regulations
  • July 14, 2011: Testimony of Elizabeth Warren Before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
  • July 13, 2011: Testimony of Kelly Thompson Cochran Before the Subcommittee on Insurance, Housing, and Community Opportunity
  • July 12, 2011: Statement by Holly Petraeus to the forum, “Fighting on the Homefront: Wrongful Foreclosures Against Military Families”
  • July 8, 2011: Testimony of Raj Date Before the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit and the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
  • May 27, 2011: Rutgers School of Law Commencement Address
  • May 24, 2011: Testimony of Elizabeth Warren Before the Subcommittee on TARP, Financial Services, and Bailouts of Public and Private Programs
  • April 11, 2011: Remarks to the National Association of Attorneys General Presidential Initiative Summit
  • April 8, 2011: Remarks to the Society of American Business Editors and Writers
  • March 30, 2011: Remarks to U.S. Chamber of Commerce Fifth Annual Capital Markets Summit
  • March 22, 2011: Remarks at the Independent Community Bankers of America National Convention
  • March 16, 2011: Testimony of Elizabeth Warren Before the House Financial Services Committee
  • March 8, 2011: Partnering: The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and State Attorneys General – Remarks by Richard Cordray at the National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG) Spring Meeting
  • March 1, 2011: Remarks at Credit Union National Association Governmental Affairs Conference
  • February 23, 2011: Joanne Alter Women in Government Lecture
  • February 22, 2011: The CARD Act: One Year Later
  • February 15, 2011: Remarks at Consumers Union’s 75th Anniversary Celebration
  • February 9, 2011: Testimony of Holly Petraeus before the House Committee on Veterans Affairs
  • Dec. 2, 2010: Priorities for the New Consumer Financial Protection Bureau – Consumer Federation of America, Washington, DC
  • Oct. 28, 2010: Main Street First: Fixing Broken Markets and Rebuilding the Middle Class – Berkeley, CA
  • Sept. 29, 2010: A New Approach to the Regulation of Consumer Credit – Financial Services Roundtable, Washington, DC

You can also view correspondence between CFPB officials and members of Congress and documents that provide guidance to industry and the public.

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