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Cordray To "Oblivious" CFPB: "Shield" Families From Economic Harms

By | Ed Mierzwinski
Senior Director, Federal Consumer Program

Rich Cordray, the first director of the CFPB and author of a new book on his six years at its helm, has issued a powerful memo to its current director, Kathy Kraninger, urging her to stop "relaxing" duties on financial firms and to "lose no further time" in "shield[ing] households and families" from the "economic harms" they face as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

No, all 50 governors shouldn't try to buy ventilators on their own

By | Nathan Proctor
Director, Campaign for the Right to Repair

The federal government must show leadership, and coordinate hospital supplies such as masks and ventilators.

My coronavirus testing story

By | Laura Deehan
Public Health Advocate

How limitations in testing hurt our ability to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic, a blog from Laura Deehan, CALPIRG Public Health Advocate.

Free resources without an expiration date

By | Cailyn Nagle
Director, Open Textbooks Campaign

Getting educators and students the course materials they need during COVID-19

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