June 17, 2010 – WASHINGTON, D.C. — Small-business owners from across the U.S. and the Reform Swipe Fees Now! coalition joined here yesterday to hold a press conference urging Congress to pass interchange fee reform.
Last month, the Senate passed an amendment by Sen. Richard Durbin (D-Ill.) to the financial reform bill that would rein in debit card fees. As the House and Senate work on a final version of the bill that will go to President Barack Obama’s desk, the organization is asking lawmakers to ensure the Durbin amendment is part of the final bill.
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