This past week was crossover at the Virginia General Assembly meaning that the House of Delegates will now consider Senate … Read more
Long-term suspensions are harmful to children. Students excluded from school are more likely to experience academic and social deficits, drop … Read more
Currently, the … Read more
Delegate David Yancey has tried for years to put some reasonable limits on the odious practices of former payday lenders … Read more
HEALTHCARE FOR ALL VIRGINIANS 2017 PLATFORM VPLC is part of the Healthcare for All Virginians coalition and below is the … Read more
The Problem: In the fiscal year 2015 alone, Virginia’s … Read more
Like everyone else, members of the armed services sign up for gym memberships, internet services, and security systems.
What happens … Read more
This session, the main priority is a pair of bills, HB1786, and SB1086, relating to substance-exposed newborns. The bills modify … Read more
VPLC supports HB 1851 as a bill that supports victim safety and holds offenders accountable for their crimes.
VPLC Supports HB 1851 as Closing a Loophole Available to 1st Offense Domestic Violence Abusers Who Have Benefited from Deferred … Read more
Here are the lessons we’ve learned directly from borrowers’ experiences with open-end, “line of credit” loans.
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This year, multiple legislators have introduced bills designed to increase TANF benefits; and for good reason. TANF, which provides cash-assistance … Read more
Stop Financial Exploitation of Vulnerable Virginians
Financial exploitation is the illegal or improper use of someone else’s money or belongings … Read more