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Letters to Congress: AFR urges opposition to HR 4061 in order to preserve systemic risk protections
April 11, 2018 – 1:27 pm

AFR sent a letter to Congress opposing a bill that would massively undermine the oversight of non-bank financial companies that are crucial to financial stability.

Letters to Congress: AFR urges opposition to HR 4293 in order to defend effective regulation of big banks
April 11, 2018 – 1:20 pm

AFR sent a letter to Congress opposing a bill that would severely weaken stress testing–a key element of bank supervision and oversight.

Letter to Congress: AFR Opposes Six Bills in 3/21 House Financial Services Committee Markup
March 20, 2018 – 1:24 pm

AFR sent a letter opposing six bills — HR 4659, HR 4790, HR 4861, HR 5051, HR 5082, and HR 5323 — being voted on in the March 21st House Financial Services Committee markup. These …

Letter to Congress: Oppose HR 4566
March 20, 2018 – 1:20 pm

AFR sent a letter to the House opposing passage of HR 4566, which would eliminate stress testing of non-banks under Title 1 of the Dodd-Frank Act
AFR floor oppo letter HR 4566

Letters to Congress: AFR Urges Opposition to H.R. 1116 — A Dangerous Bill Weakening Effective Protections for Consumers and the U.S. Economy
March 13, 2018 – 12:26 pm

AFR sent a letter to members of the House of Representatives urging them to vote in opposition to H.R. 1116, the “Taking Account of Institutions with Low Operation Risk (TAILOR) Act of 2017.”

Letters to Congress: AFR Urges Opposition to H.R. 4545 — A Bill Setting Unprecedented Limits on Bank Examiners
March 13, 2018 – 12:23 pm

AFR sent a letter to members of the House of Representatives urging them to vote in opposition to H.R. 4545, the so-called “Financial Institutions Examination Fairness and Reform Act.”

Letters to Congress: AFR Urges Opposition to H.R. 4263 — A Bill Undermining Transparency and Investor Protections in Capital Markets
March 13, 2018 – 12:19 pm

AFR sent a letter to members of the House of Representatives urging them to vote in opposition to H.R. 4263, the “Regulation A+ Improvement Act”.

Letters to Congress: AFR urges vote against Senator Crapo’s substitute amendment to S.2155
March 12, 2018 – 4:01 pm

AFR sent a letter to Senators urging them to vote against Senator Crapo’s substitute amendment to S.2155, which would increase systemic risk by deregulating large banks, expose home buyers to increased risk of predatory lending, and weaken protections against racial discrimination in credit markets.