The Los Angeles Times interviewed Professor Kurt Eggert in an article entitled, “Consumer-Protection Agency Launches amid Lingering Controversy,” about the government’s role in financial abuses. Professor Eggert told the Times that the continued battle over the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau shows how much it is needed. “There’s kind of a war going on to, if not destroy, at least cripple the bureau,” Professor Eggert said. “If it weren’t that important, I don’t think you’d see that kind of battle to stop it.” Read the article here.