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AFR Statement: Kavanaugh on Scotus Would Signal Attack on Wall Street Regulation
July 10, 2018 – 12:41 pm

Kavanaugh found that the structure of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau was unconstitutional but was overturned in a thoughtfully reasoned decision that found many faults with his analysis. Independent agencies, which have existed in the United States for nearly a century, are vital institutions for creating a government that does not only serve wealthy interests.

AFR Statement: Oppose Gorsuch Nomination to Supreme Court
March 29, 2017 – 8:53 am

Judge Gorsuch’s stated views suggest his appointment would also help financial companies’ efforts to eliminate the rules necessary to protect the economy from another financial calamity induced by Wall Street’s recklessness