• Senate passes rollback of banking rules enacted after financial crisis

    7 monthes ago - By Washington Post

    Broad bipartisan support, and internal Democratic divisions, for a rollback of Dodd-Frank.
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  • Regulatory Relief Bill Passes Senate

    Regulatory Relief Bill Passes Senate

    7 monthes ago - By RIS Media

    Following the financial crisis of 2008 and the Great Recession, the federal government imposed regulations in the form of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act-an effort to ensure financial stability and consumer protection.
    Senate Banking Committee Chair Mike Crapo introduced bill S. 2155-the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act-which proposes to roll back these regulations and ease restrictions on regional banks, allowing consumers easier access to credit. The Senate passed the bill in a 67-31 vote on Wednesday, receiving full Republican...
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  • 'Micro hospitals' bill clears Georgia Senate

    'Micro hospitals' bill clears Georgia Senate

    7 monthes ago - By Biz Journals

    The Georgia Senate passed a comprehensive health-care bill Thursday aimed at increasing access to medical care in rural Georgia.
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  • US Senate Passes Bill to Roll Back Dodd-Frank Regulations

    7 monthes ago - By A.M. Best

    The U.S. Senate has passed a bill to roll back some of the Dodd-Frank financial reforms, including industry-supported language to increase transparency in international forums and ensure U.S. federal ...
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