Senator Mark Warner
United States Senate VA
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Voted for Pompeo for CIA, whose "record shows "enthusiasm for sweeping new surveillance programs targeting Americans" and openness to torture."
Credit unions hold assets of $240 mil, on average. The common definition of a community bank is one with less than $1 bil.
Warner, 11 other Dems and the GOP want to deregulate banks with up to $50 billion in holdings, which would be a giveaway to 25 of the 33 largest US banks
A WEEK AFTER VIRGINIA ELECTION SWEEP, DEMOCRATS JOIN REPUBLICANS FOR MORE BANK DEREGULATION
The measure would roll back several key financial regulations, including sections of the Dodd-Frank Act. It does so under the cover of offering consumer protections and coming to the aid of community banks — though the financial institutions that benefit have not-so-obscure names, like American Express, SunTrust, and BB&T ... Tim Kaine, last year’s vice presidential nominee, signed on as an original co-sponsor of the bill, along with Joe Manchin D-W.Va., Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., Gary Peters D-Mich., and Angus King, I-Maine, who caucuses with Democrats. theintercept.com
This Democrat Is About To Give Payday Lenders A Big Boost
A bill from Sen. Mark Warner envisions a future when anyone could get a predatory loan at 380 percent interest. www.huffingtonpost.com
The bill is nominally about allowing for innovation in finance products, but it has been widely condemned, drawing opposition from Americans for Financial Reform, the Center for Responsible Lending and the Consumer Federation of America, the NAACP and the Southern Poverty Law Center, who've warned that the bill will "open the floodgates to a wide range of predatory actors to make loans at 300% annual interest or higher." boingboing.net
Voted for Pompeo for CIA.
.@POTUS executive order doesn't reflect our American values & harms our natl. security interests. (longer statement in tweet)