Lawmakers advance bills regulating consumer lending
An estimated 12 million Americans take out payday loans each year.
RICHMOND, Va. — Del. Mark Levine recalls receiving a $1,000 loan offer from a company with a 299% interest rate buried deep in the fine print. “As the company compounds
LGBTQ Groups Celebrate Passage of ‘Historic’ Virginia Values Act
Virginia will be the first Southern state to pass nondiscrimination protections for LGBTQ residents.
RICHMOND, Va. — Legislators wore rainbow, heart-shaped stickers Thursday as the House and Senate passed the Virginia Values Act. LGBTQ advocacy groups and lawmakers held a press conference in anticipation