Consumer Groups Praise Chopra Pick

Andy Spears
2 min readJan 19, 2021

President-elect Joe Biden has chosen Rohit Chopra to head up the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and consumer advocacy groups are applauding the move.

Mike Litt, consumer campaign director at U.S. Public Interest Research Group (PIRG) said:

Rohit Chopra has the ideal background for hitting the ground running at the CFPB,” Litt said. “He helped build the CFPB from the start, served as its first student loan ombudsman and has most recently been a Federal Trade Commissioner. In his government service, he has used all policy levers…

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Andy Spears

Writer and policy advocate living in Nashville, TN —Public Policy Ph.D. — writes on education policy, consumer affairs, and more . . .