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Action Updates

Call Senators to Protect CFPB’s Prepaid Card Rule

TAKE ACTION NOW! Call Senators Tillis & Burr to Protect CFPB’s Prepaid Card Rule The prepaid card rule protects consumers that use prepaid cards to conduct everyday financial transactions. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) ensures that consumers who use prepaid accounts have basic fraud protections against unaffordable overdraft fees and hidden fees. The Rule…
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Tell the FCC not to kill Net Neutrality

FCC Chair Ajit Pai - a former Verizon lawyer - is about to let his corporate Internet pals roll out "fast lanes" for sites & apps that pay, and slow everything else to a crawl. Giant monopolies could control the Internet, forever. To stop him, we have to flood the FCC with comments.
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Keep Calling Against New Version of Healthcare Bill

Despite overwhelming opposition and a failed attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA), House Republicans are now working to get enough votes to pass Trumpcare with an amendment – the MacArthur/Meadows Amendment, co-sponsored by our own District 11 Representative Mark Meadows – that makes a bad bill even worse. If passed, the MacArthur/Meadows version…
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