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AFR Statement: Treasury Report on Systemic Risk Designation of Large Non-Banks
November 20, 2017 – 4:25 pm

Nov. 20, 2017
Carter Dougherty
(202) 251-6700
Treasury Memorandum Weakens Systemic Risk Supervision
On Friday the Treasury Department released a memorandum on the process used by the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) to designate large …

AFR Urges Sen. Corker: Stand Up for Your Work
April 19, 2010 – 1:25 pm

DATE: April 19, 2010
Campaign Urges Sen. Corker:  Stand Up for Your Work
As Republican Leaders Attack Corker’s Wall Street Accountability Bill, Tennesseans Will Send Message to Stay Strong
Washington DC – On the eve of …

Fact Check: Big Banks Must Pay Up
April 5, 2010 – 9:32 am


The so-called $50 billion “bailout slush fund” would force big banks to pay not taxpayers

Washington, DC – Americans for Financial Reform denounces the misstatements by opponents of reform – including Senators Shelby and DeMint …

Watch AFR’s John Taylor on Fox Business News
February 4, 2010 – 10:03 am
Watch AFR’s John Taylor on Fox Business News

John Taylor, President & CEO of the National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC), discussed the next wave of AIG bonuses on Fox Business News. In response to another guest’s hemming and hawing about what is appropriate …

Business Leaders, Sen. Cantwell, Advocates Call for End to Reckless Speculation, Rebuild the Real Economy
February 3, 2010 – 5:17 pm

DATE: February 3, 2010
Americans for Financial Reform, the Commodities Markets Oversight Coalition Band Together to Put Cops Back on the Futures and Derivatives Beat, Close Loopholes That Fostered Financial Meltdown
Washington, DC – Business …

What Caused the Crisis at AIG?
December 21, 2009 – 10:04 am
What Caused the Crisis at AIG?

US Taxpayers spent $180 billion to bail out AIG – and bought an 80% stake in the company in the process.  Sign the open letter to AIG here!
As taxpayers and majority shareholders in AIG, we …

New Jersey Consumers Take to the Streets to say “Enough is Enough!”
December 2, 2009 – 9:23 am
New Jersey Consumers Take to the Streets to say “Enough is Enough!”

They bring signs, banners, leaflets, and stories of foreclosures and unemployment.  Individually, they’re mothers, fathers, retirees, hard workers who are in between jobs.  Together, they’re a force to be reckoned with, as local AIG and …