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

Bernie Sanders: The Candidate and the Issues (Detail Page)
February 7, 2016 The senator from Vermont and avowed "Democratic socialist" is unlikely to prevail in his campaign against Hillary Clinton, but...

John Kasich: The Candidate and the Issues (Detail Page)
January 25, 2016 John Kasich, the governor of Ohio and former chairman of the House Budget Committee, is the only presidential candidate with...

Marco Rubio: The Candidate and the Issues (Detail Page)
January 25, 2016 Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida is a business-friendly Republican who some view as the most viable potential threat in a general...

Hillary Clinton: The Candidate and the Issues (Detail Page)
January 25, 2016 Former New York senator and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is well known to most players in the political world. Though...

Donald Trump: The Candidate and the Issues (Detail Page)
January 25, 2016 Unlike traditional campaigns, the New York real estate mogul Donald Trump has eschewed providing details on most issues,...

Ted Cruz: The Candidate and the Issues (Detail Page)
January 25, 2016 Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, elected in 2012, has quickly made himself a household name as a staunch Tea Party conservative. He’s...

Ben Carson: The Candidate and the Issues (Detail Page)
January 25, 2016 Ben Carson, a former neurosurgeon, soared to near the top of the pack of Republican presidential candidates in polling, only...

Chris Christie: The Candidate and the Issues (Detail Page)
January 25, 2016 New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has garnered a reputation as a straight-talking, moderate Republican. Though he’s performed...

Jeb Bush: The Candidate and the Issues (Detail Page)
January 25, 2016 Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush has had a rough campaign. He started out in the summer of 2015 as the heavy favorite, swelled...

Carly Fiorina: The Candidate and the Issues (Detail Page)
January 25, 2016 Carly Fiorina, former chief executive of Hewlett-Packard, has boosted her chances thanks to several strong debate...

Cheat Sheet: Legislative Battles to Watch in 2016
December 31, 2015 Lawmakers are expected to debate a number of key banking provisions this year, even with the November elections on the horizon.

Can Shelby Pass His Regulatory Relief Bill in 2016?
December 24, 2015 Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., has a limited window to move his regulatory reform legislation next year, after failing to secure...

Sanders Slams Fed, Banker Influence
December 23, 2015 Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders called for several major changes at the Federal Reserve on Wednesday,...

FDIC Settles with Higher One, WEX Bank Over Deceptive Debit Cards
December 23, 2015 The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. announced settlements Wednesday with student banking business Higher One of New Haven,...

Congress Approves Budget, Tax Deals
December 18, 2015 The House and Senate have approved major spending and tax packages, which are now en route to the White House to be signed...

GSE Reform Talks 'Reignited' with Key Budget Provision: Corker
December 17, 2015 Sen. Bob Corker championed a provision he added to the budget bill that would temporarily prevent the Treasury Department from...

Bankers Lose Big in Budget Deal
December 16, 2015 Despite months of intense lobbying, the banking industry failed to secure a number of key reforms in Congress's must-pass...

Waters Reintroduces AML, Terrorist Financing Bill
December 11, 2015 Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., reintroduced legislation Friday to strengthen the government’s ability to prosecute individuals...

Hensarling Targets Terrorist Finance, Reg Revamp for 2016
December 10, 2015 House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling said Thursday that odds are slim for major banking reforms to be...

Banking Committee Nominations Remain Stalled in Senate
December 9, 2015 Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, ranking member on the Banking Committee, pushed for a vote on six banking panel nominees on the...