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One More Call?

Can you do that? Can you make one more phone call? Tomorrow, Senator Majority Leader Mitch McConnell plans to call a vote on some version of TrumpCare or maybe just a straight repeal of the Affordable Care Act. Depending on what form the vote takes, passage could mean a loss of coverage for between 22 million and 32 million Americans — including... [Read more]


Corker Swims with Loan Sharks Preying on Tennesseans

It’s Shark Week! Tennessee’s Senator Bob Corker is swimming with the sharks — helping payday predators and big banks take a bite out of Tennessee consumers. We won’t stand for it! Here’s more from People’s Action on how you can bite back: It’s Shark Week again and the loan sharks are circling. With a bully shark... [Read more]


Corker Stands Against Consumers

Tennessee Citizen Action stands with consumer advocates across the nation in support of the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau’s rule on forced arbitration. We believe consumers should have the right to seek corrective action in court when necessary. Today, Senator Bob Corker announced his co-sponsorship of legislation that would return power... [Read more]


Statement on Senate Health Care Legislation

Statement of TNCA Executive Director Andy Spears on U.S. Senate Health Care Legislation Tennessee families and communities are better off now that the immediate threat of the Better Care Reconciliation Act is gone. Sadly, we had to depend on leadership from Senators in states like Kansas, Utah, and West Virginia as our own Senators Alexander and Corker... [Read more]


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Economic Justice

No Free Pass for Wall Street

From our national partners at People’s Action: Elizabeth Warren calls them... 


Trump Budget Hits Tennessee Hard

From Tennessee News Service:   For more than 50 years, the Appalachian Regional... 


Military, Veterans Groups Stand up for CFPB

A coalition of military and veterans groups sent a letter to congressional leaders... 


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Consumer Protections

Corker Swims with Loan Sharks Preying on Tennesseans

It’s Shark Week! Tennessee’s Senator Bob Corker is swimming with the... 


Corker Stands Against Consumers

Tennessee Citizen Action stands with consumer advocates across the nation in support... 


TNCA Celebrates Consumer Protection Win

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 10, 2017 CONTACT:    Andy Spears, 615.815.4544 or... 


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