1,700 Retailers Join in Latest Plea for Credit-Card Fairness

WASHINGTON — Nearly 1,700 companies and more than 200 merchant trade groups publicly asked the U.S. Congress to support the bipartisan Credit Card Competition Act of 2022, legislation that aims to enhance competition and choice in the credit card network market. Merchants who put their brand names on the public statement include Walmart, Target, Alimentation Couche-Tard, 7-Eleven and more across industries…