The Week Ahead: Focus on BCFP Director Nom

first_img in Daily Dose, Featured, Government, News August 19, 2018 1,402 Views Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago The Week Ahead: Focus on BCFP Director Nom Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago Sign up for DS News Daily Related Articles The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago The Week Ahead: Nearing the Forbearance Exit 2 days ago Previous: Florida: The Only State to Post Increased Delinquencies Next: WMBC Showcases Logo BCFP Kathy Kraninger OMB Senate Banking Committee 2018-08-19 Radhika Ojha Radhika Ojha is an independent writer and copy-editor, and a reporter for DS News. She is a graduate of the University of Pune, India, where she received her B.A. in Commerce with a concentration in Accounting and Marketing and an M.A. in Mass Communication. Upon completion of her masters degree, Ojha worked at a national English daily publication in India (The Indian Express) where she was a staff writer in the cultural and arts features section. Ojha, also worked as Principal Correspondent at HT Media Ltd and at Honeywell as an executive in corporate communications. She and her husband currently reside in Houston, Texas. Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days agocenter_img Home / Daily Dose / The Week Ahead: Focus on BCFP Director Nom About Author: Radhika Ojha The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Tagged with: BCFP Kathy Kraninger OMB Senate Banking Committee Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago  Print This Post Share Save On Thursday, the Senate Banking Committee will convene at 10 a.m. ET to vote on the nomination of Kathy Kraninger as the new director of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (BCFP). The committee’s vote will decide whether Kraninger’s nomination will move to the Senate for a vote to confirm her as the Director of the Bureau.Kraninger, who is currently an Associate Director at the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) was nominated by President Trump in June. She faced a tough banking committee hearing in July. In a Q&A during the deliberations, members of the committee asked some difficult questions related to her role at the OMB as well as what one could expect from her if she was confirmed as the Director of BCFP. If confirmed as Director of the BCFP, Kraninger said that she would, “focus solely on serving the American people.”During her testimony, Kraninger hinted at pursuing a similar path as the current Acting Director Mick Mulvaney. She said that she had four initial priorities for the Bureau if confirmed as Director The first priority she said would be to make the Bureau “fair and transparent.”The vote on Thursday will decide if Kraninger can go ahead and pursue the priorities she’s set for the Bureau if she becomes the Director.Here’s what else is in store in The Week Ahead:MBA Apps, Wednesday, 7 a.m. ETExisting Home Sales Report, Wednesday, 10 a.m. ETMReport Webinar on Millennial Homebuyers, Thursday, 2 p.m. CTFHFA Price Index, Thursday, 9 a.m. ETNew Home Sales Report, Thursday, 10 a.m. ETRead the details of Kraninger’s nomination hearing at the Banking Committee:Kraninger: ‘Will Focus Solely on Serving the American People’ Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago Subscribelast_img read more