CRL's staff includes attorneys, researchers, and policy analysts in North Carolina, Washington DC, and California who study and report on predatory lending matters and monitor legislative and regulatory activity in state capitols and in the US Congress. CRL is frequently asked to testify on lending issues before Congress, federal regulators, state legislatures or other government entities. Below is a list of links to our written testimonies.
- Review of the National Bank Preemption Rules
Published: Apr 7 2004 Issue: Mortgage Lending
Hearing on the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency's Rules on National Bank Preemption and Visitorial Powers
- "Subprime Lending: Defining the Market and Its Customers"
Published: Mar 30 2004 Issue: Mortgage Lending
Prepared Testimony of Eric Stein, Senior Vice President, Center for Responsible Lending before Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit and Subcommittee on Housing and Community...
- Protecting Homeowners: Preventing Abusive Lending While Preserving Access to Credit
Published: Nov 5 2003 Issue: Mortgage Lending
Prepared Testimony of George Brown, Senior Vice President, Self-Help and Spokesperson, Coalition for Responsible Lending before the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Financial Institutions...
- Predatory Mortgage Lending: The Problem, Impact, and Responses
Published: Jul 26 2001 Issue: Mortgage Lending
Testimony of Martin Eakes,Self-Help CEO and Coalition for Responsible Lending Spokesperson Before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs.
- Public Hearings on Home Equity Lending
Published: Jul 27 2000 Issue: Mortgage Lending
In 2000, the Federal Reserve Board invited consumers, consumer advocacy organizations, lenders and other interested parties to participate in public hearings on predatory practices in the...
- Predatory Lending Practices
Published: May 24 2000 Issue: Mortgage Lending