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October 5, 2018

AG’s office alleged door-to-door salespeople misled customers

DES MOINES -- A Utah satellite TV company will offer to refund money or cancel contracts for more than 1,100 Iowans after the Iowa Attorney General’s Office accused it of violating the Iowa Consumer Fraud Act. 

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October 4, 2018

Less than 1% of applicants have had loans forgiven

Des Moines – Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller urged U.S. Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and Federal Student Aid Acting Chief Operating Officer Jim Manning to address the severe shortage of applicants to the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program who have had their federal student loans forgiven.

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September 26, 2018

Hackers stole information on drivers, riders

Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller and attorneys general from 49 states and the District of Columbia have reached an agreement with ride-sharing company Uber Technologies, Inc. to address the company’s one-year delay in reporting a data breach to its affected drivers. 

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September 5, 2018

Attorney General's investigation finds fraudulent practices

A landscape contractor is barred from doing business in Iowa and is ordered to repay customers $25,253 after an investigation by the Iowa Attorney General’s office.

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August 30, 2018

Louisiana company charged $99 fee for free service

A Louisiana company has paid $14,850 to refund fees paid by owners of Iowa trucking companies, many of whom thought they were responding to a government agency threatening fines.

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August 23, 2018

Bipartisan group of AGs support SOFA Act 

Des Moines -- Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller, as part of a bipartisan group of 52 state and territory attorneys general, called on Congress today to help end the opioid epidemic and close a loophole that allows those who traffic deadly fentanyl to stay a step ahead of law enforcement.

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August 21, 2018

 Coalition of states and local governments oppose EPA's new pollution rules

Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller released the following statement in response to the Trump administration’s proposed plan to dismantle the Clean Power Plan, the first-ever national limits on climate change emissions from existing fossil-fuel power plants:

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August 10, 2018

AGs seek added protections before deal is approved

Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller and four other attorneys general urged the U.S. Department of Justice and a federal judge to add measures to protect farmers and consumers before the $66 billion merger of Bayer and Monsanto can take effect.

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August 2, 2018

A.G. recommends public information campaign, new policies on e-cigarettes to switch smokers

Attorney General Tom Miller outlined a plan to FDA officials and other public health experts: drive the adult smoking rate in the United States below 10 percent by 2021.

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July 26, 2018

Survivors are encouraged to register for assistance before Oct. 1, 2018

Des Moines — Victims affected by the 2017 mass shooting in Las Vegas have nine weeks to seek reimbursement of expenses resulting from the event. 

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