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Credit Card Legislation

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GOP Blocks Freeze On Credit Card Interest Rate Hikes

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senate Republicans blocked a Democratic effort Wednesday to immediately freeze increases in credit card interest rates, fees and finance charges. Sh...

New Credit Card Bill Means Significant Changes For Consumers

Baltimore Sun | Liz F. Kay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Ready access to credit, coupled with teaser interest rates, generous reward programs, grace periods and the absence of annual fees enticed many Americ...

Senate Rejects Limit On Credit-Card Interest Rates

New York Times | Carl Hulse | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Despite complaints that banks and credit card companies are gouging customers by charging outrageous interest rates, the Senate on Wednesday easily tu...

Obama Makes Push For Credit Card Legislation (VIDEO)

AP/HUFFPOST | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

AP: WASHINGTON — Putting himself on the side of fuming consumers, President Barack Obama is pushing Congress to send him legislation by Memorial...