WASHINGTON (2/23/16 UPDATED 3:55 P.M. ET)--Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Richard Cordray told a crowd of nearly 5,000 CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference attendees today that credit unions should be applauded for making consumer protection job No. 1, even before the existence of the CFPB.
Veteran broadcast journalist Ted Koppel says the nation is at risk of a “cyber Pearl Harbor.” Also at GAC on Tuesday, NCUA Vice Chairman Rick Metsger presented the agency’s priorities for 2016, while CFPB Director Richard Cordray praised CUs for making consumer protection 'Job No. 1.'