Institute a Public Credit Reporting Agency

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People must pay and give private information to obtain a credit score more than once a year. A public credit registry would allow people to get their credit score for free and would not include medical debt. This would help many Black and Latino Americans who historically have lower credit scores making it harder for them to get loans and housing.

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