Congressman Riggleman Stands up for Consumers in Financial Services Committee Hearing with CFPB Director Kraninger

July 30, 2020
Press Release

Washington, D.C.- Congressman Riggleman stood up for consumers in the Financial Services Committee hybrid hearing today with the Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Kathy Kraninger. The purpose of the hearing was to discuss the Bureau’s work to protect consumers during the coronavirus pandemic.

Congressman Riggleman questioned CFPB Director Kraninger on the work the Bureau is doing to respond to consumer complaints amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

"I would like to thank you for your continued actions to make the Bureau more accountable and transparent since your appearance in February,” said Congressman Riggleman. “I understand that these are challenging times for you having to work under the CDC guidelines for social distancing. I think you understand your civic responsibility and I want to thank you for the way you’ve handled these challenges."

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Congressman Riggleman continued to stand up for consumers and questioned Director Kraninger on Section 1033 of the Dodd-Frank Act and the CFPB’s work to provide consumers with the financial data they request from lending agencies.

You can watch the Congressman’s full line of questioning, here.


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