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Chevron, Pizza Coupons to Apologize for a Well Explosion? Really?
Business  (tags: Chevron, petitions, tragedy, pizza, insults, gas wells )

Freya
- 527 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
- 548 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
- 550 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
- 555 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.
Don't Let Congress 'Fast-Track' Dangerous Trade Deals
Business  (tags: trade, Monsanto, petitions )

Freya
- 565 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
Corporations like Monsanto are pressing the President and Congress to fast-track trade deals--deals that would allow corporations to sue entire countries in order to get what they want.
Tell Kohl's To Save Thanksgiving: Sales Can Wait Til Friday Morning.
Business  (tags: petitions, Kohl's, Thansgiving, workers )

Freya
- 618 days ago - change.org
Thanksgiving is a traditional holiday that we hold on to where families gather together to give thanks for all the blessings they have received throughout the year. It is also a time to get together with family that live too far away to see...
One Million to Stop the Corporate Death Star
Business  (tags: Trans-Pacific Partnership, TPP, petitions )

Freya
- 624 days ago - avaaz.org
Details are leaking of a top-secret, global corporate power grab of breathtaking scope -- attacking everything from a free Internet to health and environmental regulations. It's up to us to stop it.
Make Sure the SEC Keeps Its Word on CEO Pay
Business  (tags: petitions, salaries, CEO, income, inequality )

Freya
- 638 days ago - action.sumofus.org
After years of delays, the SEC has just voted to enact a potentially game-changing provision of the Dodd-Frank Act on CEO compensation, and corporate America is fighting like mad to stop it.
Tell McDonald's to Stop Buying Luxury Jets Until They Pay Workers a Living Wage
Business  (tags: petitions, McDonalds, workers, wages )

Freya
- 645 days ago - dailykos.com
More than half of low-wage workers employed by the largest U.S. fast-food restaurants earn so little that they must rely on public assistance to get by. McDonald's is the worst offender, costing taxpayers $1.2 billion in poverty benefits for its employee
Don't Let Bank of America Kill the Credit Union!
Business  (tags: credit unions, petitions, banks )

Freya
- 687 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Bad feelings over the bailouts and extortionary bank fees have driven millions of Americans into the arms of local credit unions. But instead of luring them back with better customer service, Big Banks are using their lobbying might to kill off credit...
Tell America's Fast-Food Giants: The Time Is Now to Raise Wages for Your Workers!
Business  (tags: wages, fast food, petitions )

Freya
- 699 days ago - credomobilize.com
Together, your restaurants employ millions of people. Millions of people, mostly adults, who can't afford rent if they want to eat. Who can't afford health care if they want to pay their bus fare. Millions of people, and more than 25% of them are parents.
Tell Coke: Stop Running Ads Claiming That Diet Coke and Aspartame Are Healthy
Business  (tags: drink, food, aspartame, Coca-Cola, Coke, ads, petitions )

Freya
- 702 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
Coca-Cola, the company that donated $1.7 million to defeat last year's GMO labeling initiative in California, has rolled out an ad campaign carefully and deceptively crafted to convince consumers that aspartame is a healthful alternative to sugar.
Let's Keep Fighting to Pass the Paycheck Fairness Act!
Business  (tags: wages, women, Paycheck Fairness Act, petitions )

Freya
- 704 days ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
Even after the most recent April 2013 denial of the Paycheck Fairness Act, following two previous rejections, Representative Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.) is not backing down for the bill that would help ensure women are paid the same as their male counterparts.
Wal-Mart Employees Speak Out | Wal-Mart's Pattern of Discrimination Against the Employees With Disabilities
Business  (tags: petitions, disabilities, prejudice, abuse, ethics, labor, society, wal-mart )

Maryann
- 2469 days ago - walmartspeakout.com
Executive Summary In August 2007, Wal-Mart Watch began an exhaustive study of all federal discrimination lawsuits, open or closed, filed against Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., and its subsidiaries ("Wal-Mart") from January 2004 until the present. It
Take Action: TrueMajority.Org Bail Out Main St. NOT Wall Street!
Business  (tags: Petitions, economy, Wall St., bankers, unfair, rip off )

Maryann
- 2499 days ago - act.truemajorityaction.org
Wall Street has actually convinced a lot of us that what's good for the Dow Jones Average is good for us real people. But for eight years while bankers raked in billions, ordinary Americans have seen their real wages drop, jobs sent overseas, health insur
 

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