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Mike Espy on Corporations

 

 


Served as MS asst. attorney general for consumer protection

Born in Yazoo, Mississippi, on November 30, 1953, Espy graduated from Howard University in 1975 and received a law degree from Santa Clara Law School, California, in 1978. Then, he joined the Central Mississippi Legal Services as managing attorney. From 1980 to 1984, he served as assistant secretary for public lands in Mississippi. In 1984 and 1985, he was assistant attorney general for consumer protection in Mississippi.
Source: USDA.gov official website for Clinton Cabinet biographies , Dec 31, 2018

Need protections like Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Q: Financial Regulation: Support cutbacks in Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)?

Mike Espy (D): No. Need "laws against waste, fraud & corruption" to protect people. "Wall Street seems immune from any restraint."

Cindy Hyde-Smith (R): Unclear. Voted to roll back CFPB rule limiting potentially discriminatory auto loan rates.

Chris McDaniel (R): Unclear on CFPB. End "burdensome regulations." Require Congress to approve new regulations.

Source: 2018 CampusElect Guide on MS Senate Special Election , Oct 9, 2018

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