Recent Blog Posts

Pushing Back Against Payday Predators

Our friends at Americans for Financial Reform highlight the many ways consumer advocates across the country are pushing back against payday predators: For the last 90 days, we have been fighting to retain the protections afforded by the 2017 payday rule which required lenders to assess a borrower’s ability to repay prior to granting a loan. Now, the... [Read more]

The End of the Electoral College

One more state has joined a group fighting to end the Electoral College — if states representing a majority of Electoral College votes join the National Popular Vote Compact, the antiquated EC will effectively come to an end. Here’s more: “The Nevada Senate passed a bill that would give the state’s Electoral College votes to the winner... [Read more]

Arrested for Medicare for All

Mary Gerisch of People’s Action tells the story of her arrest outside Mitch McConnell’s office during a protest for Medicare for All: Two weeks ago I was in handcuffs, one of six People’s Action members arrested at Sen. Mitch McConnell’s office in Washington, D.C.. We engaged in a peaceful protest after we asked Mitch to step out of... [Read more]

TNCA’s Horick: Casada Must Resign from the House

While recent events including a Monday afternoon “no confidence” vote have prompted House Speaker Glen Casada to announce plans to resign from his role as House Speaker in June, that’s not enough. He must resign from his seat in the House of Representatives, and if he won’t, he should be removed. The Vice-Chair of our Board of... [Read more]

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Economic Justice

FAILED: 100 Days of Bill Lee

  Bill Lee has just celebrated 100 days as Governor. Truth is, there’s not... 

Big Banks and the Pay Gap

JP Morgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon is grilled in front of a House Committee on growing... 

Stand Up, Fight Back

Steve Gill’s right-wing attack machine is at it again. This time, the target... 

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Consumer Protections

Stand Up, Fight Back

Steve Gill’s right-wing attack machine is at it again. This time, the target... 

Exposing Corporate Lobbyists

The Center for Public Integrity published this story on the corrupting influence... 

Senators: Tim Sloan Should Be Fired

A press release details calls by Senators Elizabeth Warren and Sherrod Brown for... 

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