Recent Blog Posts

Justice for Victims of Fraud

We’ve told you before about our opposition to forced arbitration. Now, there’s an opportunity for legislative action to prevent this practice and provide a path to justice for victims of financial fraud. Americans for Financial Reform released this statement today: Americans for Financial Reform applauds the Justice for Victims of Fraud... [Read more]

Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop

Today is the day. Giving Tuesday. A chance to stand together and help support organizations fighting to make Tennessee a better place. I’m going to be blunt: The fight in 2017 will be harder than ever.  That’s why we’ve set a goal of raising $1000 by the end of the day today.   Thanks to some early supporters, we’re only $700... [Read more]

Protecting Access to Healthcare

A group of 16 patient and provider organizations known as the Tennessee Patient Stability Coalition today released results of a survey about a controversial insurance practice known as non-medical switching. The coalition, of which Tennessee Citizen Action is a member, is advocating to eliminate non-medical switching for private health plans statewide.... [Read more]

Keeping the Fight Alive

One week from today is Giving Tuesday — and we’ve set an ambitious goal — to raise $1000 by the end of the day on Tuesday, November 29th.  We’ve been fighting hard this year — on issues ranging from reining-in payday loan sharks to protecting consumers when they purchase a car to exposing dark money in Tennessee campaigns. We... [Read more]

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Civil Justice

ALEC’s Money Laundering Machine Hits Tennessee

A recent news report out of Georgia turned up some disturbing happenings at the American... 

Miscarriage of Justice Act Deemed Unconstitutional

Back in 2011, we told you all about Governor Bill Haslam’s “Miscarriage... 

Loss of Senator Estes Kefauver 50 Years Ago Still Felt Today Loss of Senator Estes Kefauver 50 Years Ago Still Felt Today

The column by D. Bruce Shine pasted below ran today in the Kingsport Times-News today.... 

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Consumer Protections

Stand Up, Fight Back!

Now more than ever, it is critical that we stand together — that we stand up,... 

“Rip-off Clause” May Come to an End

Lisa Gilbert and Lisa Donner note in The Hill today that the so-called “Rip-off... 

TNCA Stands Against Forced Arbitration

Tennessee Citizen Action today joined 280 other groups from around the country in... 

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