PBS NewsHour

Richard Cordray Outlines Plan to Clean Up Consumer Lending

Clip: 01/23/2012 | 7m 24s

Economics correspondent Paul Solman examines the controversial appointment of Richard Cordray to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Paul quizzes the tough-on-crime former Ohio attorney general and former Jeopardy champ about his appointment's legality, his plans to police financial firms and some Bible trivia.

Aired: 01/23/12

Rating: NR

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