In the article, Chris noted that the “appetite between now and 2020 to make any major changes won’t be there. Congress may nibble around the edges and focus on things like housing and that nature, which would be a win-win for both parties.” Chris also said we can expect to see a lot of “political theater” from both sides over the next two years.
Although there was agreement that regulatory relief is a long way off, incremental changes are possible.
“The president still sets policy on what agencies are tasked to do,” Chris said.” The House Financial Services Committee “can’t do anything against the president’s policy. However, [Waters] can certainly shine a spotlight on what the agency is doing through hearings and a lot of attention.”
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