On Monday, President Donald Trump addressed a joint session of Congress (and the nation). In his speech, he shared his blueprint for the country’s future. Many of his remarks centered on national security, jobs and taxes, but the item on many minds was health care. Following a spate of town hall meetings in which angry constituents confronted their... Read More
Since the day it was created, Republicans have talked about dismantling or defanging the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). With the surprise election of Donald Trump as the next president, and continued Republican control of Congress, the GOP will certainly have that chance. It won’t be easy, however. The brainchild of then-Harvard bankruptcy professor Elizabeth... Read More
As the 2016 presidential race heats up, there’s one candidate who seems to be making more headlines than the rest: Donald Trump. Whether GOP candidate Trump can ride the massive wave of attention he’s received all the way to the White House remains to be seen, but if he does, it’s very possible his presidency could affect you... Read More
College is expensive. As the semester progresses, many students will start to run low on funds. What are they to do? Well, they could apply for every scholarship they see and hope to win a bunch of money or they could get a job flipping burgers for minimum wage at a local fast food restaurant.... Read More
Legislation that would establish new nationwide privacy protections for American consumers was introduced by a group of high-profile Democratic senators on Thursday, including Pat Leahy (Vermont) and Elizabeth Warren (Massachusetts). The Consumer Privacy Protection Act would establish federal standards for notification of consumers when their data is lost or stolen, greatly expand the definition of... Read More
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