Financial Services

Civil Rights Groups Shame Department of Education for Reinstating ECA

Thursday, January 17, 2019

WASHINGTON – Today, The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights and 12 national and local education and civil rights groups sent a letter to Secretary Betsy DeVos and the Department of Education regarding the reaccreditation of the Education Corporation of America (ECA), a for-profit academic institution that historically and disproportionately disenfranchises black and brown … Read More

Oppose S. 2155, the “Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act”

Monday, May 21, 2018

View a PDF of this letter here. Dear Representative: On behalf of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, I urge you to oppose S. 2155, the “Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act.” Under the innocent-sounding guise of “regulatory relief,” S. 2155 would undermine one of our nation’s key civil rights laws … Read More

Categories: Advocacy Letter, Financial Services

Oppose S.J. Res. 57, the CRA Resolution of Disapproval on Auto Lending Guidance

Monday, May 7, 2018

View a PDF of this letter here.  Dear Representative: On behalf of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, I urge you to oppose S.J. Res. 57, the Congressional Review Act (CRA) resolution to repeal the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) guidance on indirect auto financing. The immediate purpose of this resolution is to … Read More

Categories: Advocacy Letter, Financial Services

Oppose S. 2155, the “Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act”

Monday, March 5, 2018

View a PDF of this letter here.  Recipient: U.S. Senate Dear Senator: On behalf of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, I urge you to oppose S. 2155, the “Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act.” Under the innocent-sounding guise of “regulatory relief,” S. 2155 would undermine one of our nation’s key … Read More

Request for Meeting to Discuss Preserving Access and Affordability in Government Sponsored Enterprise Reform

Friday, December 15, 2017

View a PDF of this letter online here (Senate). View a PDF of this letter online here (House). We, the undersigned civil and human rights organizations, write to express our profound concern with the ongoing discussions in Congress about comprehensive Government Sponsored Enterprise (GSE) reform legislation, and to request a meeting to ensure that our … Read More

Categories: Advocacy Letter, Financial Services