HUD’s hiring of Eric Blankenstein, who is accused of posting racist blogs, is unbelievable.
National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC) President and CEO urged more lending and better service for low- and moderate-income communities (LMI) in remarks they made at two recent hearings on the proposed merger between BB&T Bank Corporation and SunTrust Banks, Inc.
A top federal bank regulator has floated no longer enforcing lending rules for the poor based on the locations of a bank’s physical branches, a change likely to be opposed by NCRC and other community groups.
Listen to NCRC’s Jesse Van Tol discuss the rise of banking deserts and important CRA news in Washington, DC.
Decades of banking bias have left many unfairly cut out of home ownership, local and national reports show, but one national organization is partnering with a Chattanooga grassroots nonprofit organization to combat the inequity one bank at a time.
Chase’s arrival in the D.C. area is significant in part because it has been accused of lending discrimination here.
Jesse Van Tol, Chief Operating Officer of the National Community Reinvestment Coalition spoke today alongside Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-MD) and consumer rights leaders at a press conference and demonstration outside the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s headquarters.
Washington, DC – Today, the National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC) is pleased to announce that Jesse Van Tol has become its new Chief Operating Officer (COO). As COO, Mr. Van Tol will direct and supervise NCRC’s overall business operations. “We are thrilled that Jesse Van Tol has agreed to become COO,” said NCRC President and […]