Entity: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Complaint: American Oversight v. Multiple Agencies — Calendars of Senior Officials

November 14, 2019
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Health and Human Services’ Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, U.S. Department of Agriculture, the Office of Management and Budget, and the Department of State for the calendars of senior agency officials — including the calendars of multiple U.S. ambassadors.

FOIA Seeking Communications and Calendar Entries Reflecting Meeting with Debt Collection Industry Representatives

November 8, 2019
FOIA request to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau asking for all records, including communications and calendar entries, reflecting meetings between CFPB Director Kathy Kraninger, and industry representatives.

FOIA to CFPB Seeking Records Reflecting a May 2019 Meeting with Debt Collection Industry Representatives

November 8, 2019
FOIA request to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau asking for all records reflecting the content of a May 8, 2019, meeting between CFPB Director Kathy Kraninger, and industry representatives regarding the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on debt collection practices.

FOIA to CFPB Seeking Resumes and Ethics Documents of Political Appointees

November 4, 2019
FOIA to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) seeking resumes, ethics waivers or authorizations, and recusal determinations, as well as SF-50s, for CFPB political appointees.

No Records Response from the CFPB Regarding Communications About a New Payday Lending Rule Proposal

October 10, 2019
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau stated that it had no records of communications between groups that represent the payday load industry and CFPC officials.

No Records Response from CFPB Regarding Communications with Anti-LGBTQ Groups

September 25, 2019
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau stated that it had no records of communications between high-ranking officials and anti-LGBTQ groups.

News Roundup: Trump, Giuliani, and Ukraine

September 20, 2019
“Unprecedented” is a word that has been used a lot in the past few years — including this week.
(Photo: Gage Skidmore)

News Roundup: Photos of Detention Centers for Migrant Children; Stephen Miller’s Hand in Immigration Policy

September 13, 2019
Investigating the Trump administration's harsh immigration restrictions, Jared Kushner's role in Middle East policy, and influence and access at DeVos' Education Department.
Abbott House in Irvington, New York

FOIA Request to CFPB Seeking Communications with Anti-LGBTQ Groups

September 13, 2019
FOIA request to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau seeking communications between CFPB officials and anti-LGBTQ groups. American Oversight seeks these records to shed light on whether, and to what extent, outside groups influenced the proposal to narrow the scope of enforcement of certain consumer protection and anti-discrimination laws.

FOIA to CFPB for the Communications of the Private Education Loan Ombudsman with His Former Employer

September 9, 2019
FOIA to Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) for the email communications of CFPB Private Education Loan Ombudsman Robert Cameron with his former employer, Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Authority, which is responsible for overseeing the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program (PSLF).