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Citizen Action/IL State PAC Announces 2015 City of Chicago Municipal Election Endorsements

Date: 
01/26/2015

 CHICAGO) – On January 24th, the Progressive Action Project, the Citizen Action/IL state PAC convened in Chicago to make endorsements in the 2015 City of Chicago Mu

Time to Honor Veterans, By Reining in Payday Lenders

Date: 
11/10/2014

For immediate release

Time to Honor Veterans, By Reining in Payday Lenders

CA/IL Calls on Legislature to Override Gov. Quinn's Veto of Ridesharing Consumer Protection Act

Date: 
08/25/2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE      

August 25, 2014                                 Contact: Lynda DeLaforgue

                                                                312-427-2114 X202 

CA/IL Calls Out Billionaire UBER CEO for Throwing Rider Safety Out the Door

Date: 
08/20/2014

PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release                          Contact: Lynda DeLaforgue

                                                           (312) 427-2114 x203

August 20, 2014

CA/IL Applauds Walgreens Decision to Remain in the U.S.

Date: 
08/06/2014

For Immediate Release                                   Contact: Lynda DeLaforgue

August 6, 2014                                                    312-427-2114 X202

CA/IL Calls on Governor Quinn to Sign the Ridesharing Arrangements & Consumer Protection Act

Date: 
07/22/2014

For Immediate Release                                     Contact: Lynda DeLaforgue

July 22, 2014                           312-427-2114 X202

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Citizen Action issues Report on Bruce Rauner’s Insider Money Machine

Date: 
03/03/2014

Citizen Action/Illinois has worked for over two decades on campaign finance reform.  The organization led the original charge to ban campaign gifts in the 1980’s, and has been a vocal advocate for public financing of elections.  William McNary, co-director of CA/IL, recently served on Governor Quinn’s campaign finance task force which was charged to review the current campaign finance structure of Illinois.

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Consumer Financial Protection Complaint Data Now Searchable State

Date: 
05/31/2013

From the CFPB:

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:      May 31, 2013

CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION BUREAU COMPLAINT DATA NOW SEARCHABLE BY STATE 

Credit Reporting and Money Transfer Complaints Also Added to the Database

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) expanded its Consumer Complaint Database to include state-by-state information. The CFPB also added complaints about money transfers and credit reporting to the database.

Celebrating Women and the Affordable Care Act

Date: 
08/01/2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Contact: Lynda DeLaforgue, Co-Director Citizen Action/IL: (312) 427-2114 x202

John Gaudette, Organizing Director Citizen Action/IL: (312) 427-2114 x208

Celebrating Women and the Affordable Care Act

Citizen Action/ Illinois and partners highlight continuing benefits of ACA for all Illinois women

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Advocates Rally in Daley Plaza for Affordable Care Act

Date: 
06/28/2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  
Contact: 

Lynda DeLaforgue, Co-Director Citizen Action/IL: 312.427.2114 x202  or cell  773-251-0328

John Gaudette, Organizing Director Citizen Action/IL: 312.427.2114 x208

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