Bills would undo cities' efforts to rein in payday lenders, advocates warn

by Jackie Wang, The Texas Tribune April 27, 2017 In dozens of Texas cities, payday lenders face enhanced restrictions on how much they can charge borrowers. Past efforts to translate those individual city ordinances into a statewide policy have failed. This year, some state lawmakers are pushing for the opposite outcome: by passing measures that would either roll back those local ordinances or give payday and auto title lenders the power to take cities to court over ordinances …
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