Jerry Marsh
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Oct. 24, 2017, in a 51-50 vote for H.J. Res. 111, Sens. Roberts and Moran sided with big money against small borrowers. The resolution passed the House on July 25 by a vote of 231 to 190 and Congressman Marshall voted for it. Their “yea” vote deprived small borrowers of the right to address financial abuse by lenders through class action lawsuits; the resolution forces them to abide by individual arbitration agreements.

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