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Wall Street Threatens Clinton Over Warren   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, elections, campaign finance, influence, Wall Street, investment in power, Hilary Clinton, vice presidential candidate, Banks, Wall Street choice, NOT Warren )

Evelyn
- 90 days ago - youtu.be
Wall Street is talking, and Hillary Clinton is listening. The big banks don't want Clinton to choose Elizabeth Warren as her VP, and they are threatening to stop funding her campaign. Cenk Uygur, host of The Young Turks, breaks it down.
Tell Democratic Leaders: Don't Help Republicans Gut Wall Street Reform
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: petitions, banks, Volcker Rule, finances, regulations )

Freya
- 97 days ago - act.credoaction.com
House Republicans recently unveiled a plan to undermine Sen. Warren's consumer protection agency, slash oversight of the biggest financial institutions, and repeal the Volcker Rule blocking banks from gambling with taxpayer-insured deposits.
Everyday Erinyes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Politics, finance, terrorism, banks, money laundering, disability, service animals, guns, climate change )

Joanne
- 176 days ago - politicsplus.org
A post on TomCat's blog. A few items this week which seem to me to call for the intervention of the Greek Furies.
Hillary, Bernie, and the Banks
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: banks, too big to fail, Dodd Frank, Bernie, Hillary, corruption, Glass-Steagall )

Nancy
- 349 days ago - nationofchange.org
Key members of Congress, especially those involved with enacting financial laws or overseeing financial regulators, have fat paychecks waiting for them on Wall Street when they retire.
Endorse Bernie's Plan to Take on Wall Street - TAKE ACTION!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders, Banks, Wall Street, fiancial system, petition )

Judy
- 394 days ago - go.berniesanders.com
Add your name to say you support Bernie's plan to take on Wall Street, break up the big banks, and restore sanity to our financial system.
PLEASE SIGN If You Agree With Elizabeth Warren: Bring Back Glass-Steagall
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: banks, economy, politics, government, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, bankscrime )

Beverly
- 437 days ago - campaigns.dailykos.com
It is time to restore Glass-Steagall to stop Big Banks from gambling with our money.
Tell President Obama: Prosecute Wall Street Criminals
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: banks, crime, Wall Street, economic injustice, petitions )

Freya
- 506 days ago - act.democracyforamerica.com
Our government catches big banks ignoring regulations all the time. But instead of putting them on trial and throwing reckless executives in jail, the Department of Justice nearly always agrees to a "deferred prosecution agreement."
End "Too Big to Jail"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: banks, justice, ripoffs, petitions )

Freya
- 532 days ago - pac.petitions.moveon.org
If Big Banks can buy their way out of criminal prosecution, thereâEUR(TM)s little incentive for them to do whatâEUR(TM)s right. And itâEUR(TM)s a double standard that says wealthy institutions are above the law.
Help Elizabeth Warren Change Wall Street and Pass the 21st Century Glass-Steagall Act - SIGN PLEASE !
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Elizabeth Warren, Congress, Glass-Steagall Act, Wall Street Reform, banks, economy )

Angelika
- 878 days ago - action.citizen.org
We urge you to co-sponsor and work for passage of the 21st-Century Glass Steagall Act. Like its New Deal-era namesake, this bill would erect a wall between traditional banks and the risky world of investment banks and hedge funds.
New Report: Fortune 100 Companies Have Received $1.2 Trillion in Corporate Welfare Recently
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, banks, Corporate Welfare, corruption, dishonesty, Govtfearmongering, lies, media, military )

Kit
- 920 days ago - truth-out.org
Military contractors, oil companies and banks are the biggest 'welfare queens' around.
Why Let a Bank Write U.S. Financial Reform Legislation?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Campaign Finance, Financial Reform, Banks, Citibank, Congress, Financial Crisis, Foreclosure Crisis, Taxes, Politics News )

Judy
- 1195 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Particularly when that bank has a history of involvement with fraud and mismanagement.
TAKE ACTION: TELL CONGRESS: ITS TIME TO END TOO BIG TO FAIL
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, banks, business, congress, economy )

Beverly
- 1217 days ago - pac.petitions.moveon.org
Give Wall Street megabanks a choice: Carry enough capital to cover your own losses, or downsize until you're no longer a threat to American taxpayers.
TAKE ACTION: URGE PRESIDENT OBAMA AND CONGRESS TO SUPPORT THE BROWN-VITTER BILL TO END "TOO BIG TO FAIL"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, ethics, dishonesty, corruption, banks, economy, crime )

Beverly
- 1221 days ago - act.boldprogressives.org
Join her in urging President Obama and Congress to end "too big to fail." Sign our petition supporting the Brown-Vitter bill.
Government Debt and Deficits Are Not the Problem. Private Debt Is.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, banks, congress, debt, dishonesty, economy, elections, ethics, Govtfearmongering, healthcare, housing, lies, media, politics, propaganda, socialsecurity, war )

Kit
- 1276 days ago - truth-out.org
The problem is that "fiscal responsibility" is economically irresponsible, as far as full employment and economic recovery are concerned, less government spending shrinks the circular flow between the private sector's producers and consumers.
ACTION: Tell Obama to End Too Big to Jail - PLEASE SIGN ( US Only)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: AG Holder, Obama, banks, Wall Street, too big to fail/ trial, justice, economy, crash )

Angelika
- 1296 days ago - signon.org
In testimony on Wed, March 6, US AG Holder said "I am concerned that the size of some of these institutions becomes so large that it does become difficult for us to prosecute them ... I think that is a function of the fact that some of these >>
 

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