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US Politics & Gov't

Protect Social Security ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: social security, usa, privatzation, wall street, seniors, government )

Nancy
- 40 days ago - protect-socialsecurity.com
Special interest politicians in Washington have repeatedly tried to end the guaranteed benefits of Social Security and tie them to the wild swings of the stock market on Wall Street.
"Bloodiest Thing the World Has Seen": David Cay Johnston on Inequality's Looming Disaster
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: revolution, economy, ethics, constitution, congress, politics, inequality, unions, gerrymandering, voting, law enforcement, Wall Street, Geitner, Obama )

Lynn
- 116 days ago - alternet.org
..."Divided" reminds us how inequality is one of those rare problems that truly matters to all of us...whether American democracy can survive such great economic disparities, and how returning to a more equal society is literally a matter of life and death.
Tell Congress: Support H.R. 1579 ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, money, business, consumers, big banks, wall street, economy )

Nancy
- 173 days ago - npa-us.org
HR 1579 would raise up to $350 billion every year. It's a dollar figure that would be transformative.
Tell Third Way: Make Your Wall St. Funders Public & Stop Attacking Elizabeth Warren's Popular Ideas-SIGN PLEASE!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Elizabeth Warren, Thirs Way think tank, economy, congress, republicans, Wall Street )

Angelika
- 289 days ago - act.boldprogressives.org
On Monday, corporate-funded think tank Third Way attacked Elizabeth Warren in Rupert Murdoch's Wall Street Journal -- saying her bold economic populism is "dangerous for Democratic Party." Wrong! Let's keep up the pressure-SIGN ON!
Wall Street's Nightmare: President Elizabeth Warren
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Elizabeth Warren, republicans, politics, Wall street, elections, news, usa )

Cal
- 315 days ago - politico.com
There are three words that strike terror in the hearts of Wall Street bankers and corporate executives across the land: President Elizabeth Warren.
It's Time for Wall Street to Step Up and Lend a Hand Rebuilding Main Street ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: robin hood tax, government, wall street, Ellison, americans, finance, money )

Nancy
- 405 days ago - keithellison.ngpvanhost.com
Eleven European Union nations are on a path to implementing a European Robin Hood Tax, and the congressional Robin Hood Tax bill sponsored by Rep. Ellison (HR 1579) is winning co-sponsors in the House.
The President: The Income Gap Is Fraying U.S. Social Fabric
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: U.S., poverty, joblessness, assistance, Wall Street, bankers, bailout, recession, economic crisis, home foreclosures, President Obama, GOP, Dems, #GreenNewDeal, #GreenParty )

Brian
- 419 days ago - nytimes.com
The growing wealth inequity in the US has gotten sufficiently extreme for even the wealthy elites to notice. Can an end to the class war that the 1% has been waging against the rest of us be coming soon? Hardly. Not unless we get a Green New Deal.
The Shocking Truth About U.S. Poverty
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: U.S., poverty, joblessness, assistance, Wall Street, bankers, bailout, recession, economic crisis, Main Street, no bailout, home foreclosures, #GOP, #Dem, two party sham, corporate agenda, record profits, #GreenNewDeal, #GreenParty )

Brian
- 419 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
80% of Americans are a lot closer to poverty than we've been told. It's time for a Green New Deal
One Percent - Ten Ton Shoes   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: One percent, 1%, Class War, November 5, 2013, Anonymous, Tear Down the Walls, Relight the Flame, Wall Street, Occupy, Idle No More, Unions, Stand Up, Which Side Are You On )

Dandelion
- 426 days ago - youtube.com
As the rows of tombstone houses pass you by. And I say, you say, we say change. But we all know just what they say. The more things change, the more they stay they same. They just stay the same. Watch video Inspire to Stand UP on November 5th!
PETITION TO CONGRESS: Pass Elizabeth Warren's Glass-Steagall Bill - Take Action
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Elizabeth Warren, Glass-Steagall Bill, Wall Street, bail outs, big banks, economy, Senate )

Angelika
- 436 days ago - act.boldprogressives.org
Elizabeth Warren introduced a new Glass-Steagall bill to stop Wall Street banks from gambling with the life savings of regular families. Watch her on MSNBC and sign the petition, which we'll deliver to Congress.
Wall Street Lobbyists Literally Writing Bills In Congress
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Congress, Wall Street, Citigroup, Dodd-Frank, lobbying, regulation )

Judy
- 482 days ago - news.firedoglake.com
Not only is Congress punting rulemaking to captured and compromised regulators, Wall Street lobbyists are now actually drafting the bills. "Wall Street writes its own laws" used to be a useful polemic, now it's a statement of fact.
Undermining Wall Street Reform
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Wall Street, finance, reform, US House of Representatives, Republicans, Democrats, co-conspirators, corporate government, bailing out the wealthy, decline of the middle class, hardship for the working poor, class war, economic injustice )

Brian
- 535 days ago - motherjones.com
A group of 21 House lawmakers,including eight Democrats, is fighting FOR Wall Street and AGAINST finance reform. Who exactly do these legislators work for? It doesn't appear to be us.
Nobody Is Above the Law. ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: wall street, corruption, economy, dishonesty, foreclosures, Volcker Rule, profit, 99%, Eric Holder, Dodd-Frank, finance, money )

Nancy
- 556 days ago - act.credoaction.com
For the country's top law enforcement official, Attorney General Eric Holder, "too big to fail" has now become "too big to jail." When Attorney General Holder effectively gives a "get out of jail free" card to Wall Street crooks, it hurts our country in-
Big Bank Immunity: When Do We Crack Down on Wall Street?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: : Department of Justice, US, AG, Attorney General, Eric Holder, Wall Street, wealthy elites, bankers, above the law, no jail time for financial crimes, ruined economy, corporate government )

Brian
- 560 days ago - truth-out.org
"Our anti-trust laws are supposed to protect the country against companies whose size allows them inordinate market power." So, when do we crack down on Wall Street?
 

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