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Stop Democrats From Selling Out to Wall Street
Business  (tags: banking, regulations, greed, Congress, petitions )

- 8 days ago -
Trump, Senate Republicans and Wall Street banks are pushing to deregulate Big Banks and set us up for another financial crash by passing the Bank Lobbyist Act. And enough Democrats are letting this happen.
Instead of Taking on Gun Control, Democrats Are Teaming With Republicans for a Stealth Attack on Wall Street Reform
Business  (tags: banks, greed, Congress, cowardice )

- 12 days ago -
Republicans and Democrats who pushed S.2155 through the Senate Banking Committee must have heard Citi's call.
Petition - Tell Congress to Stop Funneling Money Into Factory Farms
Business  (tags: congress, Factory Farming, subsidies, Animal Cruelty, deplorable conditions, ethical treatment of animals, food system, wrong priorities, exploitation, tax dollars, longterm consequences, Environmental issues, Sustainable Development, responsibility )

- 58 days ago -
Right now, a bill is being drafted that will shape the entire U.S. food system for the next five years - the 2018 Farm Bill. Traditionally, mega factory farms and cheap junk food companies have been the major beneficiaries of these bills, with the...
Petition - Tell Congress to Stand Up to Monsanto & Dow
Business  (tags: congress, monsanto, Dow Chemical, pesticide industry, pesticide usage, health risks, environmental consequences, prevention of further pollution, harmful stuff, environmental safeguards, stronger protection laws, responsible development, lobbyism )

- 95 days ago -
It seems EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt has forgotten that he works for all of us, not for Monsanto and Dow. It's time for Congress to remind him. Pruitt has already rolled back, delayed or undermined more than 50 health and environmental safeguards...
More Americans Are Getting Their Electricity Cut Off
Business  (tags: electric bills, shut off notices, Trump Administration, cut back federal energy help, Congress, LIHEAP )

- 120 days ago -
Utilities are disconnecting more households as President Donald Trump moved to end $3.4 billion in federal energy-bill help for the poorest Americans. Congress voted to reinstate the funding, but the administration has yet to release the money.
Stop Pay Day Predators - Petition
Business  (tags: pay day loans, loan sharks, rip offs, Congress, petition )

- 121 days ago -
Loan-shark lobbyists and Members of Congress want to pass legislation that would increase profits for payday lenders at your expense.
Petition - Add Your Name to Tell Congress: Strengthen Protections for Whistleblowers!
Business  (tags: federal employees, whistleblowers, waste and abuse problem, fraud, corruption, lies, braveness, risks, safety, stronger protection, congress )

- 143 days ago -
Our government is stronger when federal employees feel comfortable blowing the whistle on waste, fraud, and corruption. But more needs to be done to strengthen whistleblower protections as these brave and honest citizens are still at risk of retaliation
Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin Allegedly Lied Under Oath. Will the Justice Department Investigate?
Business  (tags: Campaign for Accountability, Congress, Justice Department, One West Bank, Steve Mnuchin, Treasury Secretary )

- 224 days ago -
A watchdog organization has asked the Justice Department to investigate Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin for allegedly making repeated false statements to Congress about the conduct of OneWest Bank, where he served as CEO and later chair (2009-2015).
Vote NO on the CHOICE Act - Petition
Business  (tags: Choice Act, Congress, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Wall Street, gambling, eonomy )

- 230 days ago -
After big banks crashed economy people took action winning reforms 2 rein in abuses of Wall Street by establishing the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. The GOP CHOICE Act would gut the CFPB and give Wall Street more power to gamble with our economy
Banker Says Technology Being Implemented Without Thought of Human Job Costs
Business  (tags: congress, ethics, economy, troops, military, SupremeCourt, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', technology, consumers, investments )

- 336 days ago -
Home Depot implemented self checkouts saying it would not cost cashier jobs then internally said each self checkout would cost 4 jobs. But people need to work and support themselves.
Congress Must Investigate Collusion Between Monsanto and the EPA, Now
Business  (tags: Monsanto, EPA, Congress, investigation, corruption )

- 359 days ago -
Newly discovered internal emails and other documents are being made public. They paint an increasingly troubling and sinister picture of corruption.
Trans-Pacific Partnership Is Dead, Schumer Tells Labor Leaders
Business  (tags: Trans-Pacific Partnership, Sen. Charles Schumer, Congress, AFL-CIO )

- 491 days ago -
Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., told the AFL-CIO executive council that the Trans-Pacific Partnership will not be ratified by Congress.
TPP We Are Watching - Petition
Business  (tags: TPP, unfair trade, petition, Congress, no lame duck vote, workers, laborers, Labor Day )

- 560 days ago -
TPP will mean more jobs being sent overseas and lower wages at home. Tell your U.S. Representative and Senators to VOTE NO on any lame duck TPP vote.

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