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News Release | U.S. PIRG | Consumer Protection

Statement: USPIRG applauds Biden nominees Chopra to head CFPB and Gensler to chair SEC

President-elect Joe Biden announced Monday that he intends to nominate Rohit Chopra as Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) director and Gary Gensler as chair of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

News Release | U.S. PIRG | COVID-19

Statement: U.S. PIRG applauds President-elect Biden’s COVID-19 funding requests

President-elect Joe Biden is expected to announce this evening a request for billions of dollars in spending to kickstart the nation’s federal COVID-19 response efforts.

News Release | U.S. PIRG

Statement: Biden’s sweeping COVID package includes much-needed relief for U.S. transit agencies

President-elect Joe Biden announced an emergency relief plan Thursday night aimed at tackling the COVID crisis. The package includes $20 billion in relief for the hardest-hit public transit agencies to maintain routes for essential workers and ensure that public transportation systems are resilient for the communities that depend on them.

News Release | U.S. PIRG | Financial Reform

FTC Complaint: Ending an Amazon Prime Membership Is a Deceptive, Unlawful Ordeal

U.S. PIRG joins Public Citizen and others urging FTC to investigate cancellation practices at Amazon Prime, based on findings of report by Norwegian Consumer Council.

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