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Viewpoint: Winning Main Street Hearts and Minds

October 24, 2008 Economic Equity

American Banker | Friday, October 24, 2008 By Robert Gnaizda and Jorge Corralejo Last week the secretary of the Treasury and the chairman of the Federal [...]

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Countrywide Plan May Cut Mortgage Rates for 395,000 Borrowers

October 24, 2008 Economic Equity

Interest rates on some subprime and ‘option ARM’ loans will temporarily go as low as 2.5%. By E. Scott Reckard October 24, 2008 With calls growing [...]

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Poizner’s Giveaway to Insurance Companies: 6.9% Rate Increase “Golden Tickets”

October 22, 2008 Economic Equity

Insurance Newscast During this time of economic recession California’s Insurance Commissioner has given away 6.9 percent rate increases to major insurance companies without public scrutiny. (more…)

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California Is Headed for a Real Fiscal Train Wreck

October 16, 2008 Economic Equity

The Wall Street Journal The state should spend less before calling on Uncle Sam. With credit markets in New York in crisis last week, California Gov. [...]

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Viewpoint: Extend CRA’s Benefits Beyond Banking

October 15, 2008 Economic Equity

American Banker By Eugene A. Ludwig The following is an excerpt from a speech on corporate social responsibility Mr. Ludwig delivered Sept. 23 at Adelphi University. [...]

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A Potential Whammy on Aguirre’s WaMu Suit

October 15, 2008 Economic Equity

By KELLY BENNETT Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2008 City Attorney Mike Aguirre made a big splash last week with his plans to sue Washington Mutual for predatory [...]

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Misplaced Blame On CRA

October 15, 2008 Economic Equity

The New York Times October 15, 2008 In recent weeks, Republicans in Congress have been blaming a lot of things, besides themselves, for the subprime mortgage [...]

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Foreclosure Freeze Movement Hits Top of Democratic Ticket

October 13, 2008 Economic Equity

LegalNewsline.com BY SCOTT SABATINI TOLEDO, Ohio (Legal Newsline)-A grassroots effort that began near the U.S.-Mexican border reached the heartland of America on Monday when Democratic presidential [...]

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BofA Countrywide Settlement May be Less Than Appears

October 6, 2008 Economic Equity

Robert Gnaizda General Counsel 510-926-4006 office robertg@greenlining.org Preeti Vissa Community Reinvestment 510-926-4022 office preetiv@greenlining.org Berkeley, CA – The Greenlining Institute, a national public policy and advocacy [...]

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When Will We Bailout Main Street, Cesar Chavez and Martin Luther King Blvd?

October 3, 2008 Economic Equity

Orson Aguilar Incoming Executive Director 510-926-4004 office orsona@greenlining.org Preeti Vissa Community Reinvestment 510-926-4022 office preetiv@greenlining.org California – The House of Representatives joined the Senate’s vote on [...]

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