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WHAT: The Federal Trade Commission will host a press conference to announce new steps to stop deceptive and unfair practices in for-profit higher education.
WHEN: Wednesday, October 6, 2021, 11 a.m. ET
WHO: FTC Commissioner Rohit Chopra and Bureau of Consumer Protection Director Samuel Levine will speak about the new initiative.
WHERE: The press conference will be held via Zoom. Members of the media interested in attending should e-mail Jay Mayfield in the FTC’s Office of Public Affairs for access at


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