WASHINGTON – Progressive Democrats sent a letter to congressional leadership on Thursday urging them not to pass a budget bill that would reform the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and other components of the Dodd-Frank Act.

"Congress must not include in end-of-year funding legislation any riders designed to repeal, undermine, or delay any provisions of Wall Street reform," said the letter from Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, and Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., to the leaders of the House and Senate.

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