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Newsbytes

In a comment letter today, the American Bankers Association urged the Postal Regulatory Commission not to move forward with its decision to replace the consumer price index cap on United States Postal Service pricing with a new system that would effectively allow the USPS to raise postal rates as volume declines.

Policy

After Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) today unveiled a bill that—among other things—would cap consumer loan annual percentage rates at 15% nationwide, the American Bankers Association forcefully pushed back with quotes in several media reports.

Newsbytes

ABA and the Financial Services Roundtable wrote to leaders of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform today to express support for the Postal Service Reform Act of 2016, a bipartisan bill introduced by Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) and Ranking Member Elijah Cummings (D-Md.).