Rep. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va.

Rep. Shelley Moore Capito

Shelley Moore Capito


R-W.Va., Chair of Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit


Top financial industry donor: Independent Community Bankers of America

  • Turned a subcommittee chairmanship into a major fundraising tool as she campaigns for Senate.
  • Married to a banker who has worked for Wall Street and community banks.
  • Her subcommittee has been the CFPB's loudest detractor, holding hearings about how "current homeowners will be harmed" by the bureau's rules and collaborating with banker trade groups to prevent the rules from taking effect.
  • Industry contributions since 2010: $1,795,972