Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray has managed to keep his job for more than two weeks into a Trump administration, despite repeated calls by House Republicans for him to be fired.

With President Donald Trump now testing the extent of his executive power with the travel ban, some experts said the president is being advised to hold off on firing Cordray to get the Supreme Court to rule on the extent of the president's executive powers.

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