Republican Senator Summons Soviet Russia Comparison For Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Republican Senator Summons Soviet Russia Comparison For Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

After Republicans blocked the confirmation of Richard Cordray as director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, North Carolina’s Sen. Lindsey Graham is explaining that he just doesn’t want a Soviet dictator like Joseph Stalin to have so much control. Ostensibly in this comparison, Cordray is Stalin? We’re not quite sure. [More]