There is a legal fight between President Donald Trump and Leandra English who thinks that it is her birthright or something to head up the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Her lawsuit claims the outgoing director has that right and the President’s legal counsel says otherwise. When her lawyer was asked who was funding her lawsuit, things seem to get awkward. Read the response here.
As Written By John Sexton for Hot Air:
Allahpundit has convincingly made the case that the attempt to install Leandra English as head of the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau was a brazenly political act. The outgoing head of the agency, Richard Cordray, wanted to kick off his run for governor of Ohio by starting a public feud with President Trump. He appointed English and Trump appointed Mick Mulvaney, setting up a showdown.
Sunday, English filed a lawsuit trying to claim her place as head of the agency. There is