Democratic state AGs join fight to save CFPB from Trump

The embattled Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, which top Congressional Democrats recently pledged to defend against potential attacks from the Trump administration, has more defenders in its corner now, as more than a dozen state attorneys general are joining the fight to protect the CFPB.

According to multiple reports, including Reuters and The National Law Journal, the attorneys general of Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Rhode Island, Vermont and Washington, as well as the District of Columbia are seeking to intervene in the legal battle between the CFPB and PHH over the constitutionality of the CFPB.

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