PA Home-buyer Protections on the Line
December 11, 2013
PHILADELPHIA - Consumer protections for Pennsylvania home buyers are on the line.
Legislation making its way through Congress, the Mortgage Choice Act - HR 3211 and S 1577, would undermine a law going on the books in January that ends hidden "fees" and "points" in mortgages, and limits fees to 3 ...
Texas County “Digs Deeper” to Help Kids in Trouble
December 10, 2013
HOUSTON - A Texas county is among others nationwide that have changed their approach to juvenile justice and helped kids in trouble have better outcomes. Harris County began using the Annie E. Casey Foundation's Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative (JDAI) model in 2007, when juvenile ...
New Challenge to PSE&G "Energy Strong" Rate Increase
TRENTON, N.J. – More than a year after Hurricane Sandy ravaged the New Jersey coastline, leaving millions of utility customers in the dark, consumer advocates are calling on the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities to reject PSE and G's almost $4 billion rate hike proposal. Public Service ...