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Racial predatory loans fueled U.S. housing crisis: study

Predatory lending aimed at racially segregated minority neighborhoods led to mass foreclosures that fueled the U.S. housing crisis, according to a new study published in the American Sociological Review.Full story

Warren on curbing predatory lending

  Elizabeth Warren, the chairwoman of the Congressional Oversight Panel discusses her first encounter Barack Obama, the dangers of predatory lending, and federal spending.

Bankers winning financial reform battle

As Congress inches toward a new set of rules to avert another global financial collapse, the score, so far, looks like — Bankers 1, Consumers 0. Full story

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House panel OK’s consumer protection agency


  Protesters demonstrate at Banker's meeting

Oct. 27: Protesters marched up Chicago's Michigan Ave. demanding banking reform. Rev. Jesse Jackson, who participated in the protest, talks with  Contessa Brewer and Milissa Francis.

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