CFPB open during shutdown; FTC closed

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Because the CFPB is not subject to the appropriations process, it remains open during the federal government shutdown. For the same reason, the Federal Reserve, the FDIC, and the OCC also remain open. However, the FTC, which is subject to the appropriations process, is closed.

Topics:  CFPB, FDIC, FTC, Government Shutdown, OCC

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