Rep. Jeb Hensarling said the CFPB's renovation is costing $483 per square foot.
The push for tighter rules stems from the Dodd-Frank financial reform law.
SEC head Mary Jo White promises an "incredibly active" year on enforcement.
The action can be accomplished without congressional action, a left-leaning think tank argues.
Charlie Shrem, 24, was arrested at John F. Kennedy Airport.
The Texas Republican is collecting feedback on the "unaccountable" consumer watchdog.
The government estimates nonbank money transfer companies process $50 billion in transfers each year.
Markey called on regulators Thursday to investigate the nutritional supplement company.
A top-ranking House Republican is looking to reform the Federal Reserve to make its regulatory work more transparent.
Increased pressure from financial regulators is discouraging some banks from taking on risky, but profitable, deals.