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Fight for $15 An Hour Home Care
Business  (tags: petitions, minimum wage, health care, workers, employees, home care )

Freya
- 30 days ago - fightfor15homecare.org
Home care workers all across the country struggle to make basic ends meet while doing some of the most important work there is: caring for the most vulnerable members of our community. That's why we're fighting for a living wage of $15 an hour for home
Stop the Comcast-TimeWarner Merger
Business  (tags: Time-Warner, Comcast, mergers, petitions, communication, Internet )

Freya
- 66 days ago - act.credoaction.com
There probably aren't very many Americans who think that Comcast -- the nation's largest cable and Internet company -- should be even bigger and even more powerful than it already is.
Sign the Petition: Crack Down on Tax-Dodging Corporations
Business  (tags: Walgreens, taxes, loopholes, corporations, tax dodgers, tax dodging, petitions )

Freya
- 68 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Walgreens made international headlines recently when it considered using a loophole called tax inversion to dodge billions of dollars in taxes.
Tell Congress: Protect Americans, Not Big Banks
Business  (tags: banks, regulation, petitions )

Freya
- 81 days ago - signforgood.com
For half a century, the Glass-Steagall Act maintained a stable banking system and a thriving middle class in the United States. But in 1999, Congress repealed it, handing a free ticket to big banks using our money for their risky investments.
Tell Walgreens: Don't Desert America
Business  (tags: Walgreens, taxes, cheating, petitions )

Freya
- 83 days ago - dontdesertamerica.com
Walgreens is trying to merge with Swiss corporation Alliance Boots, for one big reason: It can then change its headquarters address to Switzerland - a known tax haven - and get out of paying as much as $4 billion in U.S. taxes over the next five years.
Stop the Wall Street Schmooze!
Business  (tags: lobbying, petitions, economy, banks, Wall Street, economics )

Freya
- 122 days ago - secure.consumersunion.org
The big banks and financial services industry are at it again, trying to undermine reforms we passed to prevent another economic meltdown. They're pushing a package of bills that will tie up the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in so much red tape
Tell McDonalds: End McPoverty Wages & Respect Workers' Right To Organize
Business  (tags: McDonald's, minimum wage, poverty, petitions )

Freya
- 156 days ago - credomobilize.com
We call on McDonald's corporation to pay workers a fair wage and respect their right to organize without interference. No one who works for a corporation with over $5 billion a year in profits should be forced to use food stamps just to survive.
Vote NO on Ratifying Huge CEO Pay at McDonald's
Business  (tags: McDonald's, petitions, wages, pay, CEOs )

Freya
- 164 days ago - action.sumofus.org
In 2012, McDonald's two CEOs took home 2,048 times the average fast food worker's earnings for the year. It's destabilizing the entire economy, as workers and their families are feeling the crunch every time they go grocery shopping or pay a phone bill.
President Obama: Meet With Walmart Workers
Business  (tags: Walmart, Barack Obama, wages, petitions )

Freya
- 166 days ago - youpower.democracyforamerica.com
President Obama declared income inequality the defining and most urgent issue of our time. Yet on Friday, May 9th he held a photo op at Walmart -- one of the worst employers and biggest contributors to income inequality in the country.
Seattle City Council: Raise the Minimum Wage to $15 for All
Business  (tags: minimum wage, Seattle, petitions, income )

Freya
- 186 days ago - youpower.democracyforamerica.com
I urge you to support a $15 an hour minimum wage for all workers in Seattle. It's working in SeaTac and can work here. Phase in the increase over a few years if you must, but reject the demands from big business to create new loopholes and exemptions...
Go Fur-Free to Help Animals
Business  (tags: coats, fur, petitions, Burlington Coat Factory )

Freya
- 217 days ago - change.org
Every year millions of animals are killed for the fur industry. One of the companies to profit from this misery is Burlington Coat Factory.
Chevron, Pizza Coupons to Apologize for a Well Explosion? Really?
Business  (tags: Chevron, petitions, tragedy, pizza, insults, gas wells )

Freya
- 244 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
We, the undersigned, are calling on John Watson to apologize for giving neighbors of a gas well that exploded In Greene County, Pennsylvania coupons for a free pizza and two-liter bottle of soda. One man died, and another was injured. A tragedy occurred.
It's Time to Pass the Fair Minimum Wage Act
Business  (tags: wages, pay, income, minimum wage, petitions )

Freya
- 265 days ago - action.usaction.org
President Obama made it clear: America deserves a raise. It's time for Congress to ensure hard working Americans receive decent wages. Sign our petition supporting the Fair Minimum Wage Act.
Tell Georgia Legislators to Raise the Minimum Wage
Business  (tags: Georgia, minimum wage, petitions )

Freya
- 267 days ago - credomobilize.com
Support legislation to raise the minimum wage in Georgia to $10.10 an hour, with automatic raises indexed to inflation each year.
They Can't Survive on $7.25
Business  (tags: wages, income, minimum wage, petitions )

Freya
- 271 days ago - nowageslavery.com
Millions of Americans make the minimum wage, but they can't survive on $7.25. They work forty hours a week, 52 weeks a year, and still struggle to feed their children and keep a roof over their heads.
 

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