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AFR Supports H.R. 4173, the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2009
December 10, 2009 – 1:10 pm

Americans for Financial Reform is supporting H.R. 4173, the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2009.
The need for this legislation could not be more obvious. Years of deregulation have produced a financial system …

Lynch Amendment Letter of Support
December 10, 2009 – 11:58 am

U.S. House of Representatives
Washington, D.C.  20515
December 10, 2009
Re: Support Rep. Lynch Amendment #135 on governance of clearinghouses and swap exchanges
Dear Member:
Please support the Lynch amendment #135 to the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act …

AFR Supports the Conyers-Turner-Lofgren Amendment to Help Keep Millions of Families in their Homes
December 10, 2009 – 11:42 am
AFR Supports the Conyers-Turner-Lofgren Amendment to Help Keep Millions of Families in their Homes

AFR and other groups sent the following letter to members of the House of Representatives. Download the letter as a PDF.

HELP MILLIONS OF FAMILIES STAY IN THEIR HOMES …
AT NO COST TO TAXPAYERS!
SUPPORT THE CONYERS-TURNER-LOFGREN …

Kanjorski Amendment Letter of Support
December 10, 2009 – 10:23 am

Protect Investors from Accounting Fraud
Vote YES on Kanjorski-Frank-Sarbanes-Cohen Amendment
We are writing on behalf of vulnerable investors to urge you to support the Kanjorski-Frank-Sarbanes-Cohen amendment to preserve essential protections against accounting fraud.  Without this amendment, …

Inslee Amendment Letter of Support
December 10, 2009 – 10:15 am

U.S. House of Representatives
Washington, D.C.  20515
December xx, 2009
Re: Support Rep. Inslee’s Systemic Risk and Stabilization Amendment
Dear Member,
As members of Americans for Financial Reform, a coalition of more than 200 consumer, employee, investor, community, business and …

Cohen-Frank #46 Amendment Letter of Support
December 10, 2009 – 10:00 am

As organizations that support requiring all those who offer investment advice to act in the best interests of their clients, we are writing to urge you to vote yes on the Cohen-Frank amendment to H.R. …

Press Updates on the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
December 10, 2009 – 8:16 am
Press Updates on the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act

Late on December 8, House leaders struck a deal with moderate Democrats to move forward on debating H.R. 4173, the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.
They also determined which amendments will be deemed in …

Congressman Ellison, Small Business Owners Voice Support For Consumer Financial Watchdog
December 10, 2009 – 7:28 am

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT:  Lauren Weiner, 202-470-5870

DATE: December 9, 2009

Congressman Ellison, Small Business Owners Voice Support For Consumer Financial Watchdog
Ahead Of House Vote On Reform Package, Small Businesses Press The Need For A Strong CFPA
Watch …