Elizabeth Warren vs. House GOP, round 3
July 14th, 2011
10:38 AM ET
2 years ago

Elizabeth Warren vs. House GOP, round 3

WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) -- Elizabeth Warren is expected to face another round of tough questioning about the consumer financial protection bureau at a House hearing on Thursday, her third trip to Capitol Hill this year.

House GOP lawmakers want to curb the powers of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and have called Warren to "finish answering questions" that some lawmakers didn't get a chance to pose to her publicly during a tense May committee hearing.

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  1. Sorensen

    Elizabeth Warren is extremely intelligent, smart, fast and with so much class and style, that having to take questions
    from a bunch of ultra right wing. corny, irrelevant old farts from the GOP with no regard or understanding of normal
    people is a total waste of time. Obama, if he ever had any balls in the first place. should have made her a fully
    fledged Secretary. Then again, he should have done a lot of things.

    July 14, 2011 10:46 am at 10:46 am |
  2. Tulsa

    Go get em' Liz! Stop the Republican party from protecting their corporate masters.
    Time for government to stand up for the American People not the UBER-RICH.

    July 14, 2011 10:47 am at 10:47 am |
  3. WiredwierdinSF

    Please keep at it Republicans, we don't need another Obozo appointee mandating how we live our lives. We need freedom from government and all we get from this inept, incompetent, corrupt, union toady president is more hypocritical restrictions on us.

    July 14, 2011 10:49 am at 10:49 am |
  4. Rick McDaniel

    Let's face it, the GOP is anti-consumer, and pro business, even if that means that business abuses consumers.

    This is an area, where the GOP look like criminals.

    July 14, 2011 10:49 am at 10:49 am |
  5. ConservaFASCISTS/Domestic Terrorists/Taliban/Al Queda/TRAITORS

    Regarding the CPB, the fascist Issa said "whether or not the American people can feel comfortable that what was envisioned in Dodd-Frank is indeed what they want"

    We know what we want moron. We don't want Wall St. running like a casino and gambling with OUR money. Wake up and smell the coffee jerk.

    July 14, 2011 10:56 am at 10:56 am |
  6. Marie MD

    The Rethugs are very afraid of Warren because they don't understand women who actually have a brain and use it. Not only is shebis smart and funny but she actually wantsnto help everyone not just the 2% of the population!
    Warren can run circles around their "girls"

    July 14, 2011 10:59 am at 10:59 am |
  7. gt

    she is toast....why dont she give it up. ... she will never have much support and half the congress hates her...

    July 14, 2011 11:00 am at 11:00 am |
  8. Bill from GA

    Those reppugs hate intelligent women; probably just fear of the unknown

    July 14, 2011 11:06 am at 11:06 am |
  9. Peter s

    Please, can someone tell me what has the Republicans become "House GOP lawmakers want to curb the powers of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)." This guys have the shortest memory on earth! is not just the other day they tanked the economy through various un-regulated industries?. But as long as they are loyal to their masters aka lobbyist, they gonna try to screw the middle class in any form. To the Republicans free market means " Rob Peter and Pay Paul the lobbyist at K street!

    July 14, 2011 11:22 am at 11:22 am |
  10. B

    The Republicans will never stop trying to deregulate everything to maintain their unfettered Greed they had under Bush.

    Deregulation of about everything is one of the key reasons that we are in this Debacle now.

    July 14, 2011 11:22 am at 11:22 am |