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By Orrin G. Hatch
Procedural changes impede the chamber's traditional deliberative function
Topic - Holly Petraeus
Holly Petraeus could probably use something to get her mind off her personal life. Targeting mortgage companies that might be misleading consumers seemed to be just the antidote on Monday.
The financial challenges of active military and veterans took center stage Tuesday during a congressional hearing on efforts to improve consumer protection for the military community.
Combat deployments also make it harder for service members to fix the fallout from identity theft, Holly Petraeus, an assistant director with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, said.
"They may not even realize their identity has been stolen for some time, giving the fraudster ample time to do significant damage," she said.