The Trump administration is trying a new strategy to seize control over independent agencies’ rulemaking processes and the guidance they issue.
With Acting Director Mick Mulvaney’s tenure at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau scheduled to end, by statute, on June 22, the White House has nominated Kathy Kraninger, his subordinate at the Office of Management and Budget, to take over.
Image: The Obama Administration is considering new cyber-security guidance that would effectively impose stringent new reporting obligations on government contractors. That means more due diligence on third parties, and a review of contract language to see who is responsible for what. “[E]verybody is going to need to get their cyber-house ...