WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 08: U.S. President Barack Obama addresses the media in the briefing room of the White House on December 8, 2011 in Washington, DC. Obama discussed the blocking by Senate ... more 
WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 08: U.S. President Barack Obama addresses the media in the briefing room of the White House on December 8, 2011 in Washington, DC. Obama discussed the blocking by Senate Repubilcans of the confirmation of Obama's nominee Richard Cordray to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) less 
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