Voters Overwhelmingly Support Increased Mortgage Industry Regulation

September 12, 2013

The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) which it created appear to be a lot more popular with voters than some in Congress seem to think it is. Results of a poll released by the Center for Responsible Lending (CRL) show a very large majority of Americans favor both strong regulation of banks and financial companies and the need for an entity such as CFPB.