Press Releases

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A Time To March

National coalition of hundreds of community organizations announces day of action in 50 cities to create jobs, stop foreclosures and rebuild communities. 

Mortgage Reform Critical to Restoring Trust and Integrity to the Financial System

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                       Contact: Jesse Van Tol (202) 464-2709 April 23, 2009                                                                                                       jvantol@ncrc.org Mortgage Reform Critical to Restoring Trust and Integrity to the Financial System Washington, DC –Today the National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC) will testify before the House Financial Services Committee on H.R. 1728, the Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act …

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NCRC Interactive Discussion on “Restoring Trust and Integrity to the Financial System”

  Watch NCRC members and a leading panel of experts, including Robert Kuttner, who helped draft the Community Reinvestment Act, discuss the state of the national economy and the need for comprehensive legislative measures to stem the foreclosure crisis, eliminate reckless and irresponsible lending practices, and restore trust and integrity to the financial system. Moderated …

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An Equal Opportunity Recession?

Click here to read NCRC chief operating officer Jim Carr’s op-ed "An Equal Opportunity Recession?" — which earned top-placement on Reuters and has already sparked a healthy debate among its readers.  Respond to Jim’s op-ed by visiting reuters.com and/or posting to NCRC’s recently launched Reinvestment Works…the blog.