Consumer Protections

Consumer Protections

Freedom means strong customer defenses that don’t enable banking institutions to tear down or discriminate against their customers.

Key Policy

Overhaul the Federal Arbitration Act that stacks the deck against customers and employees.

Whenever your bank card company rips you down, you need to have the ability to each day in court with a good attorney, complete liberties, and general public transparency. In many cases, though, the business probably forced one to sign away that right. As customers, we ought to will have the ability to a reasonable procedure and strong protections that keep companies honest within the beginning.

Other Important Policy Areas

  • Pass regulations that are strict predatory loan providers
  • Improve standards that are antitrust
  • Protect your rights over your data that are own
  • Revive the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s enforcement authority
  • Fight big information discrimination

Criminal Justice Reform

Freedom means a good and racially-equitable justice system that is criminal.

Key Policy

Experts within the field agree that far a lot of individuals are locked up needlessly in the usa. Because of this, we’ve the incarceration rate that is highest in the planet. Whenever we had been to lessen this price by 50%, we might nevertheless have the 28th greatest incarceration price globally–just after Nicaragua. In certain full instances, incarceration really results in a rise in criminal activity. It is not only a matter of closing down prisons; we must also spend money on social solutions and diversion programs, and enable individuals to rehabilitate. Continue reading “Consumer Protections”