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Maine Governor Calls for Jailing Minimum Wage Leaders

October 14, 2016
WASHINGTON – Just days after Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump suggested during a televised debate…

People’s Action Institute Disappointed by Desperate Judicial Attack On CFPB’s Watchdog Authority

October 11, 2016
WASHINGTON, DC -- The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit ruled today against…

People’s Action Institute Urges CFPB to Strengthen Payday Lending Rule on Closing Day of Public Comment Period

October 07, 2016
Washington, D.C. – Grassroots groups are making a final push for the CFPB to strengthen…

More than 400,000 Comments to CFPB Call for Crackdown on Abusive Lending

October 07, 2016
WASHINGTON, DC - More than 400,000 comments so far, asking for a stronger, smarter rule…

Sen. Jeff Merkley Joins Consumer Advocates to Release Personal Stories from Families Devastated By Payday Lending Industry

October 03, 2016
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Stop the Debt Trap campaign will host a press teleconference on Wednesday, Oct.…

Isaiah J. Poole Named Communications Director for People’s Action

September 23, 2016
Washington D.C. – Journalist and longtime editor of OurFuture.org, Isaiah J. Poole, has been named…

Native Organizers and Supporters Praise Government Decision to Halt Construction of Dakota Access Pipeline

September 12, 2016
Washington, D.C. – After the decision by a federal judge on Friday to not issue…

Activists Nationwide Rally for Strong Federal Payday Rules

August 01, 2016
100 ACTIVISTS FROM ACROSS THE COUNTRY RALLY AT PAYDAY LOAN STOREFRONT CALLING FOR STRONG FEDERAL…