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Congress Introduces Landmark TCPA Reform Legislation
The Mobile Informational Call Act of 2011, which proposes modernization of the TCPA, was introduced on the House Floor on September 22.
President Obama’s Deficit Reduction Plan Proposes Allowing Federal Agencies to Contact Delinquent Debtors via Cell Phone
The President’s plan for economic growth notes that an increasing share of households no longer have landlines and rely instead on cell phones.
Senate Banking Committee Questions CFPB Director Nominee
Richard Cordray, President Obama’s nominee for the CFPB director position, was questioned during a confirmation hearing by the Senate Banking Committee.
Financial Services Subcommittee Discusses Cyber Threats to the Financial Sector
Rep. Shelley Moore Capito, chairwomen of the subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit, questioned members of the financial industry about cybersecurity.
ACA and CAC Meet with California Attorney General’s Office
Industry representatives discussed ACA’s Blueprint to modernize the debt collection system.
ACA Sponsors Fall Democratic Attorneys General Association Conference
Recent conference offered ACA the opportunity to discuss the Blueprint.
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