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Federal Regulators Again Target Short-Term Lending, Hurting Struggling Americans They Claim to Help

We've often highlighted how federal and state regulators who target short-term lenders only end up hurting the struggling Americans they claim to be helping.

That dynamic is even more pronounced in times of increasing economic uncertainty like today.

According to a 2018 study from the federal government itself, nearly 40% of American families don’t possess sufficient savings to cover even a $400 emergency expense, including 51% of military service members living paycheck-to-paycheck.   For such people, credit cards aren’t always a viable option and traditional bank loans aren't feasible because of the small amounts involved.

They can, however, access desperately-needed money for the short-term via consumer finance loans.   Unfortunately, the Biden Administration, the Pelosi…[more]

July 05, 2022 • 07:23 PM

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Tuesday, January 24 2017

Today, President Donald Trump signed executive actions advancing the Dakota Access Pipeline.  In response, Timothy Lee, Senior Vice President of Legal and Public Affairs for the Center for Individual Freedom (CFIF) issued the following statement: 

"Today, President Trump signed executive actions advancing the Dakota Access Pipeline, thereby helping restore faith in due process of law. Company officials followed the letter of the law in their completion of the approval process, and it is a relief to see that diligence recognized by President Trump.

"CFIF anticipates a timely completion of Dakota Access, which paves the way for safe, reliable access to critical energy resources across the region." 

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