Financial Services and Retirement Security
The New Democrat Coalition's Principles for Housing Finance Reform (Released 2011):
What They're Saying About The New Dems' Efforts to Reform Housing Finance:
HousingWire: "The federal government would maintain a limited role to provide oversight, protect taxpayers against losses and ensure continued access to safe and affordable mortgage products, like the traditional 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage, according to the New Dem plan."
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Washington, DC – Today, the New Democrat Coalition released an update of the American Prosperity Agenda: Winning the Future. The agenda, originally released in March 2015, details the work New Dem Members have done to advance legislation that will help hardworking Americans succeed in a 21st century economy.
Washington, DC—Last week, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) proposed rules to increase transparency in dark pool trading. The proposal comes after Congressman Bill Foster and members of the New Democrat Coalition Financial Services Task Force urged the SEC to make the changes.
Washington, DC – Earlier this week, members of the New Democrat Coalition Financial Services Task Force sent a letter to Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chair Mary Jo White to highlight areas of equity market structure that would benefit from empirically-driven reforms to enhance transparency for investors and better facilitate capital formation. The letter, led by Rep.
Some of the top thinkers in the Democratic Party have embraced the New Democrat Coalition’s pro-growth American Prosperity Agenda. From the leader once called “Bill Clinton’s idea mill” to the “radical centrists” striving to modernize the Democratic Party, leaders from throughout the center-left are saying that the Agenda represents the Party’s future:
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American Prosperity Agenda
Tomorrow’s middle-class prosperity depends on what we do today.
Washington, D.C. – For the first time in the group’s nearly 18-year history as an organization representing the moderate faction of the Democratic Party in Congress, the House New Democrat Coalition will unveil a policy agenda aimed at creating a new era of American prosperity.
Details are below.
WHO: New Democrat Coalition Leaders – Moderate House Democrats
WHAT: Press Conference to formally unveil policy agenda