Car insurers gave everyone a pandemic discount. Now some are raising rates

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The Supreme Court Broadens Robocall Ban in New Ruling

Consumer World article

Supreme Court rules president can fire CFPB director but allows agency to operate


California Acts to Protect Auto Insurance Consumers from Paying COVID-19 Windfall Profits to Insurers

Consumer Federation of America

Over 125 health experts defend safety of reusables during COVID-19 pandemic

Greenpeace International

Gen Z borrowers are unaware of Covid-19 student loan relief programs, study finds

Many student loan borrowers were suffering when the pandemic shuttered the economy. CNBC article

Business wants COVID-19 immunity from the law

Corporate lobbyists are pushing to evade consumer, labor and pollution protections California’s biggest corporate lobbying organization has called on the governor and the legislature to grant business sweeping immunity from consumer, labor and environmental protections. In a May 26, 2020 letter, the California Chamber of Commerce used … Read More ›

PG&E enters pleas for 85 Camp Fire felonies: “guilty your honor”

San Francisco Chronicle

CFC opposes AB 2167 – homeowner’s insurance rate hikes

CFC opposes AB 2167 (Daly) which would let homeowner’s insurance companies to raise rates by sidestepping the voter-enacted rate review standards set by the elected Insurance Commissioner. Read CFC’s letterSacramento Bee article Santa Rosa Press Democrat article Learn more and track AB 2167 through the legislature

No COVID-19 Immunity for Law-Breaking Businesses

Big business is urging the governor to suspend a host of laws protecting consumers, workers and the environment under the guise of COVID-19 financial relief. Average Californians are suffering from the effects of the pandemic but we still must obey the law. The same is true for … Read More ›

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