Ryan Rainey

Reporter

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Ryan is a Reporter at Morning Consult covering financial regulation.


Finance Brief: Week in Review & What’s Ahead

By Ryan Rainey Week in Review Executive branch In a historically rare move, President Donald Trump criticized the Federal Reserve’s interest rate policy, saying that he’s “not thrilled” with the central bank’s monetary policy even though he’s “letting them do what they feel is best.” Trump also said he is “ready” to place tariffs on the […]

Finance Brief: Week in Review & What’s Ahead

By Ryan Rainey Week in Review Executive branch President Donald Trump announced his nomination of Brett Kavanaugh, a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, for the Supreme Court seat set to be vacated by Justice Anthony Kennedy. In 2016, Kavanaugh authored a major opinion that deemed the Consumer Financial Protection […]

Finance Brief: Administration Announces New Task Force to Investigate and Prosecute Consumer Fraud

By Ryan Rainey Top Stories Administration officials announced a new executive task force, established through an executive order signed by President Donald Trump, that will bring together different areas of the government to probe and prosecute consumer fraud. Major financial regulatory agencies such as the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the Securities and Exchange Commission […]