Center Director Testifies on "Consumer Protection and Recovery Act" in Congress

April 27, 2021

On April 27, Executive Director Ted Mermin testified in the U.S. House Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce on the "Consumer Protection and Recovery Act".  The proposed legislation would restore core regulatory powers to the FTC that were removed by the Supreme Court's recent decision in AMG Capital Mgmt v. FTC.  Mermin's testimony may be viewed here (begins around 2 hr. 23 min. mark) and read here