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Joint Letters: AFR and other 80 national, state and local organizations support the SAFE Lending Act of 2018.
February 13, 2018 – 9:32 am

The Stopping Abuse and Fraud in Electronic (SAFE) Lending Act of 2018 is important legislation that will help safeguard consumers and law-abiding lenders from abuses rampant today in consumer lending.

Joint Statement: Sen. Jeff Merkley, Rev. Willie Gable Jr. Condemn Ongoing Sabotage of CFPB, Demand Pres. Trump Nominate Consumer Advocate as Director
February 7, 2018 – 5:14 pm

“Under the Trump administration, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has become the Payday Predator Protection Bureau,” said Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-Oregon). “Trump and his allies are blatantly trying to dismantle the bureau from the inside. If this isn’t a crystal clear example of the Trump administration governing of, by, and for the powerful rather than of, by, and for the people, then I don’t know what is.”