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 Act of 2016, introduced […]

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Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop

November 29, 2016 by  
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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 […]

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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. According to the results […]

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Keeping the Fight Alive

November 22, 2016 by  
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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 […]

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Stand Up, Fight Back!

Now more than ever, it is critical that we stand together — that we stand up, and fight back. Recent election results mean those who would roll back important consumer protections will soon be in power. There have been calls to repeal the Affordable Care Act and to dismantle the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau (CFPB). […]

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Stop the Purge

  Recent media reports have documented Tennessee’s process of illegally purging voters who did not vote in two consecutive November elections. Tennessee Citizen Action believes the process used in Tennessee is unacceptable and strikingly similar to the process used in Ohio — a process that the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled was a violation […]

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