Financial Services

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

New Paper Sounds the Alarm on Trump Administration Attacks on Federal Data and Civil Rights

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

WASHINGTON – The federal government’s collection, reporting, and protection of accurate, comprehensive data is central to implementing, monitoring, and evaluating civil rights laws and policies. But the Trump administration is taking steps that undermine all of these pillars of data collection. In response to this growing threat, today, The Leadership Conference Education Fund issued a paper, … Read More