National Neighbors Silver

The rapid aging of our population demands a national dialogue on what it takes for today’s seniors and future retirees to live with dignity and economic security. NCRC believes that access to quality banking services and adequate housing options is fundamental to aging in place. National Neighbors Silver is a multi-year campaign to empower, organize […]

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NCRC Supports Appointment of Richard Cordray to Head the CFPB

Obama Appoints Protector of the Taxpayer Interest Washington, DC — President Obama will today use his constitutional authority to recess appoint former Ohio Attorney General Richard Cordray to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). In 2010, the National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC) gave Cordray its Henry B. Gonzalez Award for outstanding public service, noting that […]

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Please Join Us in 2012

Your Support is Important to Us   When 2011 began, we didn’t know we would embark on one of the most important campaigns in NCRC’s history. And when Capital One filed its application with the Federal Reserve to acquire ING Direct in July, they didn’t know what was about to come their way. We investigated. […]

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Senators Vote for Wall Street, Against the American People

Senate Blocks Qualified Nominee Washington, DC — The National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC) today issued the following statement after the Senate failed to secure cloture on the nomination of Richard Cordray to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. NCRC President & CEO John Taylor: “Shame on those Senators who have blocked Richard Cordray’s nomination. The […]

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NCRC Calls on Senate to Confirm Richard Cordray to Head the CFPB

Washington, DC — The National Community Reinvestment Coalition today urged the Senate to confirm former Ohio Attorney General Richard Cordray as Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). In 2010, the National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC) gave Cordray its prestigious Henry B. Gonzalez Award for outstanding public service, noting that he was a “shining […]

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In Solidarity Against Economic Inequality

Washington, DC – Following hundreds of arrests of people with the Occupy Wall Street movement this morning, the National Community Reinvestment Coalition today issued this statement: “Today, hundreds of people were arrested as they protested the sins of Wall Street and supported economic equality. This is more people than have or likely ever will be […]

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National Community Reinvestment Coalition Opposes Capital One Acquisition of HSBC’s Credit Card Unit

Over a dozen consumer and civil rights groups ask OCC for extension of comment period and public hearings Washington, DC — The National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC) today announced its opposition to the Capital One acquisition of HSBC’s U.S. credit card business. Over a dozen national consumer and civil rights groups wrote to the Office […]

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National Groups Request Hearings on Capital One-HSBC Acquisition

November 8, 2011 — During tumultuous times for the American housing market, Capital One continues practices that are degrading the chances of recovery and sustainability for low- to moderate-income communities. Their latest effort, an attempt to acquire HSBC, spurred a response from national consumer, community, housing, and civil rights organizations that requests an extension of […]

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Taylor Testifies before Senate Subcommittee on Primary Health & Aging

October 31, 2011 — As part of the National Neighbors Silver initiative, John Taylor submitted written testimony to the Senate Subcommittee on Primary Health and Aging on how older adults are faring in the aftermath of the Great Recession. The testimony sheds light on the silent housing crisis plaguing our aging communities. Mr. Taylor offers […]

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