Recent Democratic overreach in Washington spans ongoing bills on taxes and government spending to the administration’s nominees to executive branch positions that impact our economy.

A blatant example of the latter is Saule Omarova’s nomination to be Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) for a five-year term.  Throughout her career, Omarova has demonstrated a deep distaste for free enterprise and a corresponding predilection for economic policies that fail spectacularly.

The OCC is an independent Treasury Department bureau that “charters, regulates, and supervises all national banks, federal savings associations, and federal branches and agencies of foreign banks.”  That regulatory power extends to over 1,100 banks.

The OCC’s power has expanded, correlated with gig economy growth. As Bloomberg Businessweek explains, “Besides regulating national banks, the OCC chief has an important role in setting policy for burgeoning…

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