Rep. Sam Farr called on Congress to give the agency more money to regulate commodity markets.
Rep. Jared Polis sends regulators a tongue-in-cheek letter about the dangers of U.S. money.
The Obama administration is continuing to push for heftier budgets for its top Wall Street watchdogs in its latest budget request.
The consumer watchdog wants credit card companies to include reports on monthly statements.
The West Virginia Democrat pointed to the potential for criminals to misuse the currency.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is launching a lawsuit against one of the nation’s largest for-profit college programs.
Lawmakers and administration are watching Mt. Gox developments closely.
Federal regulators are fining a Connecticut mortgage provider for violating lending rules in a scheme that they said could drive up costs for homeowners.
Sen. Tom Carper (D-Del.) on Friday called the move by the Conference of State Bank Supervisors an "important step" toward protecting the financial markets from the influence of virtual currencies and other types of emerging payment systems that are not controlled by a government.
Grassley says the Treasury Department is overstepping its bounds.