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This week, on Wednesday 4/26, the House FInancial Services Committee holds a hearing on Chairman Jeb Hensarling's Financial Choice Act 2.0. It's a brutal un-do of the 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act that forgets, or ignores, the historical fact that reckless bank practices abetted by loose regulators wrecked our economy in 2008. A key goal of the proposal is to weaken the successful CFPB into an unrecognizable husk incapable of protecting consumers.

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By | Jeanne Foy
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MASSPIRG's Transportation Advocate Matt Casale testified in support of key transportation funding inititative. 

MASSPIRG urged the Joint Committee on Labor and Workforce Development to support S.985/H.3153, An act regulating use of credit reports by employers. 

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