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It’s Time for Voters to Take Out the Senatorial Trash

— by Vickie Rock, Humboldt Dems Secretary and proud Navy Veteran Today, S1982 came up for a vote in the Senate. S1982 is the Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act of 2014.  S1982 amends federal

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Posted in Consumer Protection, Education, Foreclosures, Foreclosures, Health Care, Labor Issues, Social Safety Net, Veterans Affairs

The President’s Housing Plan–What You Need to Know

President Obama took Wednesday morning to answer your questions on housing during an online interview, and it’s worth a watch. It’s part of his push for a more secure foundation for middle-class home ownership. We want to make sure you’ve

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Posted in CFPB, Economy, Finance, Financial Reform, Foreclosures, Housing, Housing Crisis, Refinancing

Victims Of Foreclosure Fraud Can’t Cash Reimbursement Checks

— by Sarah Edelman, Guest Blogger on Apr 17, 2013 at 3:48 pm Could federal regulators and their cast of private contractors possibly do a worse job of getting relief to families who were wronged during the foreclosure crisis? First,

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Posted in Consumer Protection, Financial Reform, Foreclosures, Foreclosures, Housing Crisis

White House White Board: Refinancing

In this installment of the White House White Board, Brian Deese, Deputy Director of the National Economic Council, explains how President Obama’s plan would make it much easier for millions of American homeowners to refinance their mortgage and save hundreds

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Posted in Economy, Housing Crisis, Refinancing

Under the Reading Lamp — 4/27/2012

Why Your Prius Will Bankrupt Our Highways Gas taxes have funded our roads for decades. But our fuel-efficient cars and tax-allergic Congress are leading to an infrastructure break-down. Since back in the Eisenhower era, the federal government has maintained a

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Posted in Budget-Federal, Constitution, CyberSecurity, Debt-Deficit, Defense/War, Discrimination, DREAM Act, Economy, Education, Energy, Environment/EPA, Health Issues, Homeland Security, Housing Crisis, Human Rights, Immigration, Infrastructure, Internet, Mitt Romney, Privacy, USPS
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