Consumer Financial Protection Bureau building in Washington, D.C.  June 4, 2013.  Photo by Diego M. Radzinschi/THE NATIONAL LAW JOURNAL.

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is charged with making sure financial institutions treat consumers fairly. But the Trump administration this week stripped the federal agency’s enforcement power that allowed it to pursue cases of lending discrimination. Renae Merle, a reporter with The Washington Post who is covering the story, joins Hari Sreenivasan to discuss.

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