Richard Cordray and Mary Jo White are sworn in March 12, 2013, before testifying in front of the U.S. Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee on Capitol Hill for their confirmation hearings. Cordray and White are President Obama's picks to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the Securities and Exchange Commission, respectively. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

Photo by: ANDREW HARNIK

Richard Cordray and Mary Jo White are sworn in March 12, 2013, before testifying in front of the U.S. Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee on Capitol Hill for their confirmation hearings. Cordray and White are President Obama's picks to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the Securities and Exchange Commission, respectively. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)