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Congressional Testimony: AFR Senior Policy Counsel Linda Jun Testifies before House Financial Services Committee
March 8, 2019 – 5:08 pm

On March 7, 2019, AFR Senior Policy Counsel Linda Jun offered testimony at a hearing entitled: “Putting Consumers First: A Semi-Annual Review of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau” before the House Financial Services Committee.

News Release: Ahead Of Kraninger Hearing, Advocates Demand To Know Why CFPB Is Attacking Consumer Protections
March 7, 2019 – 9:30 am

Today, CFPB Director Kathy Kraninger is set to testify in front of the House Financial Services Committee, marking her first oversight hearing since being narrowly confirmed last December. Kraninger will now have to answer to a new chair, Rep. Maxine Waters, and a majority that is demanding answers to why the agency has sided with the industry over consumers.

Letter from 51 groups in support of the Consumers First Act
March 5, 2019 – 5:39 pm

Letter from 51 organizations supporting the Consumers First Act

News Release: Consumer Groups Strongly Oppose CFPB Product Sandbox Proposal
February 12, 2019 – 4:11 pm

A group of 80 consumer, civil rights, legal services, labor, environmental, and community groups today expressed their strong opposition to the proposed changes to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s no-action letter policy and its proposed product sandbox.

Joint Letter: 9 groups oppose the CFPB’s proposed changes to its no-action letter policy and new sandbox proposal
February 12, 2019 – 12:13 pm

9 groups oppose the CFPB’s proposed changes to its no-action letter policy and new sandbox proposal

Joint Letter: 80 groups oppose CFPB’s no-action letter and sandbox proposal
February 12, 2019 – 11:41 am

Letter from 80 groups opposing the CFPB’s changes to its no-action letter policy and new sandbox proposal

Joint Letter: Letter urging the CFPB to oppose the banking agencies’ proposal to raise the appraisal exemption threshold
February 5, 2019 – 7:42 pm

Letter urging the CFPB to oppose the banking agencies’ proposal to raise the appraisal exemption threshold

Joint Letter: Letter to the CFPB on Data Collection
January 14, 2019 – 10:12 am

AFR Education Fund was among the 18 organizations that submitted these comments responding to the CFPB’s RFI on data collection on December 27, 2018. You can view or download pdf of the letter here.