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  • Arbitration Alert: Call Your Senators Now!

    Monday, October 23, 2017

    The U.S. Senate is likely to vote as soon as today or tomorrow on whether to roll back important financial protections for consumers and servicemembers. 

    The rule, rolled out by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau this summer, banned forced arbitration provisions in financial contracts that prevent harmed consumers from banding together in court. This allows consumers to hold wrongdoers fully accountable. But, due to pressure from big bank lobbyists, the new rule may be in jeopardy.

  • Statement on Don Willett

    Thursday, September 28, 2017

    For immediate release

    Texas Supreme Court Justice Don Willett is being nominated for a spot on the federal 5th Circuit Court of Appeals. 

    Texas Watch Executive Director Ware Wendell released the following statement: