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Monthly archive September, 2014

New Lending Rules Will Protect Troops from Predatory Lending

The following is blog post from VPLC’s Director of Outreach and Financial Advocacy, Dana Wiggins:

Today the Obama Administration and … Read more

If you are Asking Why a Survivor Stays, you are Asking the Wrong Question

The following is a blog post from VPLC’s domestic and sexual violence attorney, Susheela Varky:

I was in the doctor’s … Read more

Grant Allows Obamacare Enrollment Help to Continue in Southwest Virginia

By Laurence Hammack, The Roanoke Times

Federal officials announced new funding Monday for a program that helps Virginians sign up … Read more

Rural Enrollment Presents Continuing Health Law Challenges

By Shefali Luthra, Kaiser Health News

Americans living in rural areas will be a key target as states and nonprofit … Read more

Thank You for Your Support During the Amazing Raise!

Thank You for Your Support During the Amazing Raise!

Thanks to you, we raised $6,710 in just 36 hours!  We appreciate your support!… Read more

Jay Speer and Kristi Cahoon Kelly Named to 2014 Class of “Leaders in the Law”

Virginia Lawyers Media, the publisher of Virginia Lawyers Weekly, has announced the 2014 class of “Leaders in the Law.”

Now in … Read more