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Watchdog: A Potential Negative SCOTUS Ruling On Biden Student Debt Forgiveness Plan A Win For Greedy Loan Servicer Industry And Conservative Activists

Economic Security and Corporate Power
December 1, 2022

Following news that the U.S. Supreme Court will hear full oral arguments in February on President Biden’s student loan forgiveness plan, government watchdog Accountable.US called any potential ruling to strike or water down the plan a win for the greedy student loan service industry and conservative groups funding the legal action.    

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Biden to Designate Avi Kwa Ame As New National Monument

Energy and the Environment
November 30, 2022

Today, Accountable.US released the following statement in response to reports that President Biden will designate Avi Kwa Ame as the country's next national monument in southern Nevada. The impending designation would protect over 445,000 acres of land, marking the largest new national monument during his tenure in office.

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Watchdog: These Supposedly Pro-Equality Corporations Gave $1.3M to Senators Opposed to Respect for Marriage Act

Corporate Values and Democracy
November 29, 2022

Over the objections of the majority of Senate Republicans, the bipartisan Respect for Marriage Act heads to the U.S. House for final passage, bringing LGBTQ and interracial couples one step closer to codifying the equal protections under federal law that they deserve.

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Watchdog: Kroger-Albertsons Merger Now Under Senate Review a Raw Deal for Consumers

Economic Security and Corporate Power
November 29, 2022

With a key U.S. Senate subcommittee set to examine the major potential merger between grocery giants Kroger and Albertsons today, government watchdog Accountable.US spotlighted its recent report challenging claims from the companies that the merger will lead to lower costs.

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Top Fed Official Argues Economic Slowdown Acceptable Cost of Higher Interest Rates

Economic Security and Corporate Power
November 23, 2022

As the Federal Open Markets Committee (FOMC) prepares to release its Meeting Minutes giving the public more insight on members’ policy views, government watchdog Accountable.US spotlighted recent baffling remarks from Federal Reserve Governor and FOMC Member Christopher Waller.

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Analysis: Meet The Top 20 Corporations That Donated to Election-Deniers In 2022

Corporate Values and Democracy
November 23, 2022

Today, government watchdog Accountable.US released a new analysis revealing the top 20 corporate donors to election-deniers that ran for federal office during the 2022 cycle – including Delta Air Lines, Home Depot, and AT&T. The PAC of Koch Industries, Inc. was the largest individual donor, with over $770,000.

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