U.S. President Barack Obama speaks alongside Richard Cordray in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington

 
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks alongside Richard Cordray in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington
U.S. President Barack Obama announces his nomination of Richard Cordray (R) to serve as the first Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, July 18, 2011. Alongside Obama are Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner (L) and Elizabeth Warren, architect of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. REUTERS/Jason Reed (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS)