Rich Uncle Pennybags crashed a Senate hearing with the the former CEO of Equifax.
Public Citizen took issue with forced arbitration clauses that allow companies such as Equifax EFX, +1.17% to screw over consumers and avoid punishment - kind of like a "get out of jail free" card, of course.
In the 1935 board game, Rich Uncle Pennybags ushers players around a board populated by the streets of Atlantic City, N.J., where they can purchase properties, utilities and regional railroads like the Reading or Baltimore & Ohio lines. Public Citizen, a nonprofit consumer rights advocacy group, claimed credit for the stunt on Twitter. "It should not pass go".
They said it gives Equifax a "monopoly" over the justice system.
A person dressed like the Monopoly mascot appeared just over Richard Smith's shoulder as he testified on Wednesday before the Senate Banking Committee investigating the company's data breach that exposed the information of millions of Americans. To make her point come across even more, she also handed "get out of jail free" cards around the building before and after the hearing. The surprise appearance is part of a campaign organized by Public Citizen and Americans for Financial Reform to draw attention to forced arbitration rip-off clauses, used by Equifax, Wells Fargo and other financial companies to evade accountability and take advantage of consumers. "Bank lobbyists and their allies in Congress are trying to overturn the CFPB's rule so they can continue to rip off consumers with impunity".
The stock of President Energy PLC (LON:PPC) earned "Speculative Buy" rating by Canaccord Genuity on Monday, December 14. The Company's divisions include Growth Markets, USA, Returns Markets North, Returns Markets South and Logistics.
It was another no-doubter for Stanton, who is the first player to reach 58 home runs since Ryan Howard with the Phillies in 2006. Kyle Freeland (11-11) gave up two runs and five hits in three innings in his first start since September 11 for the Rockies.
Twitter Inc. also is facing heat over the prevalence of anonymous, automated accounts - or bots - on its platform. Facebook has set up a crisis response page so people who are in Las Vegas can let people know they are safe.
Maria was expected to move out into the Atlantic Ocean Wednesday night and Thursday, dissipating as it reached the open ocean. Maria was a Category 1 hurricane as it moved northward in the Atlantic, but it weakened to a tropical storm on Tuesday .
In the season opener against the Vikings Peterson was visibly upset with head coach Sean Payton after receiving limited carries. Even during his Pro Bowl year (2015), he ranked 33rd among 47 qualified players in yards per carry (4.0).
After serving the Army for 30 years, a former Army man in Assam is accused of being a foreigner from Bangladesh. The notice asked him to present his case before September 11 but the notice landed at his address late.
On Sunday (October 1), we learned that he would be cancelling nine dates on his current Heaven Upside Down Tour . Marilyn Manson Injured by a falling prop during NYC concert Saturday night, September 30, 2017. "Heading home.
However, more than half of the Americans exposed to the ads on Facebook saw them they had cast their votes on November 8. Now the social networking giant is taking steps to strengthen their ads policies and enforcement.
The move also means Walmart has finally found a home in NY , where it's been blocked in its efforts to open stores for years. The latest salvo is Walmart's announcement that it has acquired Parcel, a last-mile delivery service .
For these reasons, repealing the state and local tax deduction would be an important move toward broadening the tax base. Then, they'll have to be merged into one bill in a conference committee that can pass both chambers.
Earnings at the Forefront For Pepsico, Inc
According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $1.48/share and a low EPS of $1.37/share. Karp Capital Management Corp acquired a new stake in Pepsico in the first quarter valued at approximately $112,080,000.
Pakistan violates ceasefire again
Pakistan on Thursday yet again violated ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district reported news agency ANI. Also in Siachen glacier in northern Kashmir, Indian and Pakistani troops have fought intermittently since 1984.
All-Star Cast For Woody Allen's 'Wonder Wheel' Trailer
However, Wonder Wheel will see Allen's primary claim to fame as a director of films touted on the Amazon Prime streaming platform. It will be released on December 1, 2017 after debuting as the Closing Night selection for the 55th New York Film Festival.
Wisconsin judge denies Steven Avery's request for a new trial
Both Avery and nephew Brendan Dassey have been convicted for Halbach's murder, though both have attempted numerous appeals. Near the end of 2015, a 10 part Netflix documentary on the case raised questions amongst the public regarding his guilt.
Las Vegas shooter's father was a notorious bank robber
On semi-automatic weapons, the trigger must be pulled every time to fire a round, after which the weapon reloads itself. Generally speaking, manufacturers haven't been allowed to build new automatic rifles to sell to the public since then.
GM to Launch Over 20 Electric Vehicles by 2023
Infrastructure challenges remain, with additional charging stations needed to keep vehicles powered and avoid stranded motorists. Compare that to small and mid-size gas vehicles that can travel upwards of 400 miles on a single tank of gas.
West Tennessee man killed in Las Vegas shooting
Sandy Casey, a middle school special education teacher living in Redondo Beach, California, was also among those killed. Friends, family members, and former teachers spoke out about what a positive, kind person Melton was his whole life.
England whitewash West Indies
Bairstow was also striking the ball beautifully at the other end, reaching fifty in 48 balls shortly before Roy's departure. Despite all the Ben Stokes and Alex Hales drama that is surrounding them, England have been terrific at home.
Seahawks Use 2nd-Half Surge To Rout Colts 46-18
Penalties, a drop and a turnover all contributed to a scene the Colts have seen too many times already this year. Besides the usual suspects, the Fantasy scoring just might not be there for fringe players in this one.