Under Trump, Federal Agencies Scale Back Civil Rights Enforcement
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Under Trump, Federal Agencies Scale Back Civil Rights Enforcement

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) Decades of vigilant struggles, sacrifices and civil rights legislation…

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White House Proposes $9.2 Billion Cut in Education Funding
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White House Proposes $9.2 Billion Cut in Education Funding

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) No one ever said that higher education wouldn’t cost…

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Civil Rights Groups Demand Affordable Housing Goals and Fair Access to Mortgage Credit
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Civil Rights Groups Demand Affordable Housing Goals and Fair Access to Mortgage Credit

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) As the Senate Banking Committee turns its attention to…

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CBC Members Warn against Returning to Failed Financial Practices
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CBC Members Warn against Returning to Failed Financial Practices

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) A House bill designed to reverse regulation of financial…

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CFPB Sues Ocwen Financial over Unfair Mortgage Practices
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CFPB Sues Ocwen Financial over Unfair Mortgage Practices

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) Families, who have assembled the necessary financial resources to…

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Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Just Made Life Harder for Student Borrowers
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Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Just Made Life Harder for Student Borrowers

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) This year’s swearing-in of a new Congress and President…

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Republican Lawmakers Continue Attacks on Agency that Protects Consumers
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Republican Lawmakers Continue Attacks on Agency that Protects Consumers

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) Since its inception, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)…

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CBC Report Calls for Economic Justice
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CBC Report Calls for Economic Justice

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) This year has brought a number of significant developments.…

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Trump’s Budget Blueprint Cuts Close to Home
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Trump’s Budget Blueprint Cuts Close to Home

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) From youth yearning for the time to have their…

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CBC, Civil Rights Groups Fight Trump’s Budget Blueprint
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CBC, Civil Rights Groups Fight Trump’s Budget Blueprint

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) In releasing his first-ever federal budget blueprint, President Donald…

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