Victoria Finkle

Reporter

Victoria Finkle is American Banker's Capitol Hill reporter. She previously reported on consumer finance at the paper and before that wrote about environmental policy and regulation at Inside Washington Publishers.

Recent Stories From this Author

Banking Groups Push for Senate Cybersecurity Vote
August 1, 2014 The banking industry is stepping up pressure on the Senate to pass a cybersecurity bill this fall that would expand...

All Sides Claim Victory in Wake of GAO Report on TBTF
July 31, 2014 Sens. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, and David Vitter, R-La., continued to press their case over "too big to fail" on Thursday, in the...

GAO Report Finds Large Bank Subsidy Diminished
July 31, 2014 A highly anticipated report by the Government Accountability Office has found that the subsidy large banks receive for their...

Banking Committee Confirms GAO Report Hearing for July 31
July 24, 2014 Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, has scheduled a hearing next Thursday to discuss a highly anticipated Government Accountability...

Banking SuperPAC Aims at Senate Races
July 24, 2014 Friends of Traditional Banking has narrowed its watch list of candidates for the November elections, saying it will focus...

Barney Frank Rejoins the Fray in Defense of Reform Law
July 23, 2014 The Massachusetts Democrat unsurprisingly defended the financial reform law, yet also indicated he disagreed with regulators...

GAO Study Expected to Say Big Banks' Subsidy Has Shrunk (For Now)
July 22, 2014 A highly anticipated government report due to be released July 31 is expected to say big banks received less of a subsidy from...

Why Pressure Is Building to Raise $50B 'Systemic' Threshold
July 21, 2014 As the Dodd-Frank law turns four years old, policymakers appear increasingly willing to revisit a key requirement that says...

Senate Passes TRIA Extension, as House Stands Divided
July 17, 2014 The Senate overwhelmingly passed a bill Thursday to extend the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act, as divisions over a competing...

Battle Over Postal Banking Reignites
July 16, 2014 The push to expand banking services at the country's post offices continues to gain momentum, though numerous questions remain...