Is the Trump Administration Quietly Trying to Dismantle Sex Discrimination Protections?

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By Erika Hanson, National Women’s Law Center Is the federal government undermining our long-standing understanding of sex discrimination? We’re using Freedom of Information Act—or FOIA for short—to find out. Today, NWLC filed another FOIA request to gather information as to whether the...
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CFPB Finds So-Called Overdraft Protection Costs Some $450/Year

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By Ed Mierzwinski, U.S. PIRG This week, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) rolled out draft “Know Before You Owe” disclosures for marketing so-called “Standard Overdraft Protection,” a controversial product that requires consumers to “opt-in” for...
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This Guy Thinks CEOs Should Control the Internet

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By Candace Clement, Free Press Think the CEOs of the largest phone, cable and internet companies should call all the shots when it comes to Net Neutrality? Rep. Greg Walden (R–Oregon) does. Also the chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, Walden is inviting those execs to testify...
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