"I am writing to urge you to take a significant step to address our state’s fiscal crisis and reducing over-incarceration."
JSRI comments on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's initial rule on payday lending.
This Thursday, April 16 6-7:00 in front of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.
by Ali R. Bustamante, JSRI Economic Policy Specialist
[USCCB.org, 03/27/15] Policy of family detention unworthy of our nation Detention of families a ‘stain’ on administration’s record Humane alternatives to detention available
On March 26th the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced that they are considering proposing rules that would end payday debt traps by requiring lenders to take steps to make sure consumers can repay their loans.