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Stop the Monsanto-Bayer Merger!
Business  (tags: agriculture, Big Agra, Big Food, mergers, monopolies, corporations, petitions )

- 10 days ago -
There's a troubling trend of giant agriculture companies merging to completely dominate our food system. Now Monsanto and Bayer - two of the LARGEST corporations - plan to merge and take this dominance to a whole new level.
Tell McDonald's: Enforce a Zero-Tolerance Policy for Sexual Harassment
Business  (tags: fast food, workers, women, sexual harassment, retaliation, petitions )

- 10 days ago -
Just last week, a horrifying survey was released showing that 40% of women in the fast food industry experience sexual harassment. Workers also reported staying silent for fear of retaliation. When women report harassment, one in five are punished.
Tell Wells Fargo to Fire Their CEO!
Business  (tags: banks, ripoffs, fraud, petitions )

- 19 days ago -
Wells Fargo just got caught red-handed opening more than 2 million bank and credit card accounts in its customers' names without their consent. In response, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau just fined the company $100 million.
Close the Tax Loophole for Wall Street Billionaires
Business  (tags: Wall Street, taxation, economic injustice, petitions, hedge fund managers, 1%, one percent, billionaires )

- 38 days ago -
Wall Street money managers (like hedge fund managers) pay lower tax rates than many middle-income families, even while earning millions - or billions - of dollars per year.
Tell the Phone Companies to Take Action
Business  (tags: phones, communication, robocalls, petitions )

- 38 days ago -
Big phone companies have existing technology right now that would make it much easier for their customers to block those annoying unwanted robocalls. The only problem? We need to get these companies to make those tools freely available to all of their...
Close the Loophole in Section 162(M) That Forces Taxpayers to Subsidize CEO Bonuses!
Business  (tags: CEOs, Executives, tax breaks, greed, income inequality, economic injustice, petitions )

- 51 days ago -
Section 162(m) was a well-intentioned effort by Bill Clinton to rein in executive pay by capping tax deductions for CEOs. There's a loophole in the language, however, that allows exemptions for any pay that is considered "performance-based."
Don't Stick Survivors of the Aurora Massacre With a $700,000 Bill!
Business  (tags: movies, Aurora, Colorado, massacres, gun violence, justice, petitions )

- 53 days ago -
Ask Cinemark to stop demanding its court costs from the Aurora survivors.
Tell the Treasury Department: Investigate Big Pharma Tax-Dodging
Business  (tags: taxes, drugs, tax dodging, Big Pharma, greed, petitions )

- 53 days ago -
Pharmaceutical companies don't just exploit Americans with sky-high prices. They also dodge billions in taxes on their scandalous profits.
Tell Congress: Rein In "Too Big to Fail" Banks
Business  (tags: banks, money, finance, Wall Street, petitions )

- 77 days ago -
Wall Street greed and risky behavior is out of control and needs to be reined in. There is a simple solution: pass the 21st Century Glass-Steagall Act. Both the RNC and DNC platforms call for a new Glass-Steagall and there is bipartisan support for...
Tell Congressional Republican Leadership: Follow Your Party Platform and Reinstate Glass-Steagall
Business  (tags: banks, regulation, petitions, Republicans )

- 88 days ago -
In a shocking move last week, Republicans added a plank to their platform calling for the reinstatement of the Glass-Steagall divide between investment and commercial banking.
Tell Congress: Take on Wall Street!
Business  (tags: greed, banks, 1%, one percent, petitions, finances, wealth )

- 129 days ago -
The big banks are bigger than they were before the 2008 crisis, and CEOs and Wall Street money managers continue to benefit from obscene tax loopholes that cost us billions.
Show Us the Money: How Much Does the Carried Interest Loophole Cost America?
Business  (tags: taxes, loopholes, equity funds, cheating, greed, petitions )

- 150 days ago -
We urge the IRS to gather information so that the public can understand the TRUE amount of tax money we lose each year due to millionaire & billionaire private equity fund managers using the unfair carried interest tax loophole.
Add Your Name: Lift the Curtain on Shell Companies!
Business  (tags: banks, finance, accounts, investment, tax evasion, petitions )

- 161 days ago -
ADD YOUR NAME HERE if you agree that terrorists and drug dealers shouldn't be able to use our own laws to hide their bank accounts.
Tell the Treasury Department: It's Time to Crack Down on Tax-Dodging Companies!
Business  (tags: corporations, taxes, cheats, tax dodging, petitions )

- 190 days ago -
After thousands of us called on the Treasury Department to stop Pfizer's massive planned tax dodge, the Department recently issued new proposed rules to make it harder for corporations to dodge taxes through merging with foreign companies.
Stop Corporate Tax Abuse!
Business  (tags: tax havens, tax evasion, greed, corporations, poverty, petitions )

- 195 days ago -
Developing countries and the US government each lose $100 billion every year because multinational companies hide their profits in offshore tax havens. When multinational companies avoid paying taxes in countries where they really do business, it harms...

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