The Credit CARD Act protects students from shady on-campus marketing, puts limits on insane interest rates, bans unfair billing practices, and requires fairer fees and better disclosure about fees and penalties.
OSPIRG research and public education gets the ear of lawmakers.
Since the start of 2012, the recipients of over $550 million in corporate tax breaks is now online, thanks in part to the research and public education efforts of OSPIRG and others.
OSPIRG, together with Oregon Student Association and the Bus Project, helped pioneer a youth voter mobilization model that is now utilized successfully across the country.
Work on important issues, learn valuable skills, get hands-on experience, and make a difference.