Petition Closed

Don't Weaken the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau!

According to http://finance.fortune.cnn.com/2011/05/03/the-war-over-consumer-finance-protection-intensifies/ :

"A series of bills aimed at watering down the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau will be up for vote this week. What's a consumer agency that can't protect?

by Abigail Field, contributor

 

FORTUNE -- An obscure but extremely important political war is being fought in Washington right now over the design and power of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the new agency created in the wake of the financial meltdown to protect consumers and help prevent another financial crisis.

Either the banks will win or the American people will win. It's impossible for both stakeholders to declare victory..."

This petition was delivered to:


    Kevin Grizzard started this petition with a single signature, and now has 144 supporters. Start a petition today to change something you care about.