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Stop the Debt Trap
Right now, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is writing rules that could end the worst abuses in predatory lending, rooting the content of these rules on the lived experiences of borrowers across the country. They are eager for our stories to inform the payday rules they must write.
40 DAYS OF FAITHFUL ACTION
Rich in Hope
We want to share a a few stories from the 10,000 people in PICO who have taken grassroots action during this time, and the 42,000 actions taken by our online community on Facebook, Twitter and email - inspired by Pope Francis' example and message.
OBAMA BANS THE BOX
President Obama Bans the Federal Box
Months of our faith-in-action helped to create new opportunities for thousands of men and women who were once incarcerated and who deserve a second chance as President Obama announced that the Office of Personnel Management would immediately 'ban the box' on federal job applications.
DACA / DAPA
Faith Leaders Respond to 5th Circuit Court of Appeals
Following the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals decision to uphold the injunction in the Texas v. U.S., the case that blocks President Obama’s DAPA and expanded DACA initiatives from going forward, faith leaders and immigration organizers with the PICO National Network’s Campaign for Citizenship, released the following statement.