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Luetkemeyer, McHenry Lead Letter to Chopra Regarding Radical Interpretation of UDAAP Policy, Changes to CFPB Procedures

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03), top Republican on the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), top Republican on the House Financial Services Committee led a letter with House Financial Services Committee Republicans to Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Rohit Chopra regarding the CFPB’s...

Luetkemeyer Cosponsors Resolution Honoring Lives of Fallen Missouri Police Officers

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) cosponsored Congresswoman Vicki Hartzler (MO-04)’s House resolution to honor the lives of three Missouri law enforcement officers whose lives were lost in the line of duty in March. “Every day across our state, Missouri law enforcement officers show up to put the safety of our communities above their own. These officers gave their li...

Luetkemeyer Introduces IMPROVE the SBA Act

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03), Ranking Member on the House Small Business Committee released the following statement on the introduction of his bill, the IMPROVE the SBA Act. “I often say when our small businesses are strong, our economy is strong because our small businesses and entrepreneurs are our nation’s primary job creators. They are the engine of this nat...

Chopra Commits to Provide Financial Services Committee Legal Documents; Contradicts Statements Made to Senate Banking Committee

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today while being questioned by Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03), Ranking Member on the Consumer Protection & Financial Institutions Subcommittee in the House Financial Services Committee, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Rohit Chopra committed to providing the Committee with internal legal documents related to his hostile takeover of the Federal Deposi...

Luetkemeyer Small Business Bill Passes House with Bipartisan Support

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03), Ranking Member on the House Small Business Committee released the following statement regarding bipartisan House passage of his bill, The Small Business Advocacy Improvements Act of 2022. “The nation’s regulatory environment directly impacts small businesses and America’s entrepreneurs. With limited resources and staff, small busine...

Luetkemeyer, McHenry, Comer Slam USPS’ Extension of Failed Postal Banking Pilot Program

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03), Ranking Member on the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), Ranking Member on the House Financial Services Committee, and Congressman James Comer (KY-01), Ranking Member on the Oversight and Reform Committee sent a letter to Postmaster General Louis DeJoy. The Republican...

ICYMI: Luetkemeyer Questions Yellen on Russia Sanctions, Need to Prepare for Possible Situation with China

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday, in the Annual Testimony of the Secretary of the Treasury on the State of the International Financial System in the House Financial Services Committee, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) questioned Secretary Yellen about sanctions against Russia in the wake of Putin’s attack on Ukraine, the need to prepare our economy for a possible Chinese invasion of Taiwan, her ...

Luetkemeyer, McHenry Send Letter to Chopra Regarding So-Called “Junk” Fees

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03), Ranking Member on the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), Ranking Member on the House Financial Services Committee were joined by Financial Services Committee Republicans on a letter to Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Rohit Chopra regarding the Bur...

Luetkemeyer Introduces the Sanctioning Putin’s Enablers Act

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) introduced the Sanctioning Putin’s Enablers Act to hold the supporters of Vladimir Putin’s unprovoked attack on Ukraine accountable for their reprehensible actions. “On Wednesday, President Zelenskyy addressed Congress with an impassioned plea for the United States to help his country and be the world leader of peace. We saw gut-wren...

Luetkemeyer to CFPB: Stick to Protecting Consumers, Stop Denigrating Entire Industries

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03), Ranking Member on the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions sent a letter to Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Rohit Chopra regarding the Bureau’s recent public statements demonizing automobile lenders and servicers. Excerpts and the link to the full letter can be found below. “On February...