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TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Congress: Raise the Minimum Wage!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: MINIMUM WAGE, law, laws, congress, economy, ethics, news, obama, politics, usa, government )

Cal
- 14 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Raising the minimum wage would not only improve the lives of millions of hardworking Americans and their families but also build a stronger economy and decrease the need for government assistance.
Sign the Petition to Delaware Legislature: Hold Hearings on How a Wealthy, Admitted Child Rapist Avoided a Single Day of Jail Ti
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: law, politics, society, safety, rights, child, culture, crime, americans, ethics, family, dishonesty, government, humans, interesting, news, police, sadness )

Robert
- 21 days ago - dailykos.com
Sign the petition to the Delaware legislature, urging them to convene hearings on how a wealthy, admitted child rapist avoided a single day of jail time.
NYPD Vindicated - Surveillance Targeted Potential Terrorists
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Islam, terrorists, Muslims, mosques, NYPD, americans, crime, terrorism, law, protections, prevention )

Ge
- 21 days ago - clarionproject.org
District Judge William Martini of New Jersey has dismissed a lawsuit against the New York Police Department for its intelligence-gathering in the state. The development is another vindication for the NYPD as it faces a campaign of misinformation from I
Sign the Petition to Extend UI Benefits PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: society, safety, women, politics, rights, news, law, humans, interesting, government, ethics, family, culture, americans, republicans, politics, obama, democrats )

Robert
- 40 days ago - action.workingamerica.org
Sign the petition, and urge Congress to do the right thing and extend Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits now.
Tea Party Reaches New Low In Pettiness
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Gay Marriage, rights, law, GOP/TP, dishonesty, corruption, ethics, propaganda, government, freedoms )

Carrie
- 63 days ago - rawstory.com
Republicans are really starting to get comically petty in their attempts to stall and chip away at same-sex marriage. Sen.Mike Lee and Sen.Ted Cruz introduced a bill that would basically nullify your same-sex marriage in federal eyes if you moved from...
Standup to ALEC's Anti-Immigration Agenda ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: immigration, ALEC, law, politics, humanrights, government )

Nancy
- 76 days ago - standuptoalec.org
In state legislatures across our country, millions have worked to pass reform that gives aspiring Americans a chance at a better life. And yet in our statehouses, ALEC has put their extreme corporate agenda first.
Support the Stop Subsidizing Multimillion Dollar Corporate Bonuses Act PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: business, corporate, dishonesty, economy, americans, ethics, finance, government, law, money, news, politics, society, safety, republicans, democrats )

Robert
- 81 days ago - action.citizen.org
The aptly named Stop Subsidizing Multimillion Dollar Corporate Bonuses Act (HR 3970) would end subsidies that enrich CEO pay at the taxpayers' expense.
TAKE ACTION NOW! WOMEN'S RIGHTS: Lilly Ledbetter: We Need to Do More for Equal Pay!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: women's rights, equal pay for equal work, law, u.s., politics, obama, government, ethics, economy )

Cal
- 82 days ago - act.weareultraviolet.org
Please join me in urging President Obama to make 2014 the year for progress on equal pay by signing an executive order banning federal contractors from retaliating against workers who ask about pay discrepancies--a critical first step.
Sign An Executive Order to Pay Federal Contract Workers Living Wages PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: no retirement plan, no health insurance, obama, society, safety, politics, news, law, government, americans, money, investing, ethics, economy, business, corporate, healthcare )

Robert
- 88 days ago - credomobilize.com
I work at the Courtyard Café in the Pentagon making $9 an hour. I've been working at this restaurant for eight years and have never received a raise. I don't get any sort of benefit like health care insurance or retirement savings from my employer. I don
Snowden - 'No Way I Can Come Home and Make My Case to a Jury'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Snowden, NSA, spying, surveillance, Obama, freedoms, constitution, americans, abuse, terrorism, national security, whistleblowers, spying, terrorists, data colletion, law, congress )

Angelika
- 88 days ago - rt.com
"One only need to look at the case of Thomas Drake to see how the government doesn't have a good history of handling legitimate reports of wrongdoing within the system," Mr. Snowden said.
Four Years of Citizens United Is Long Enough PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: business, corporate, government, law, news, politics, society, usa, americans, safety, rights, dishonesty, SupremeCourt, republicans, democrats, abuse, dishonesty )

Robert
- 90 days ago - join.citizens-against-citizens-united.com
On this Fourth Anniversary of Citizens United, we want 400,000 signatures of citizens fighting against Citizens United. Be one of the 400,000 -- add your name right now.
Stop Funding Sweatshops With Taxpayer Money PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: child labor, HumanRights, humanrights, sweat shops, money, politics, society, ethics, dishonesty, corporate, corruption, business, americans, safety, sadness, rights, news, law, humans, freedoms, military, republicans, democrats )

Robert
- 97 days ago - forcechange.com
shirts sporting Marine Corps logos were manufactured in a plant using child labor. the Army, Air Force, Transportation Security Administration and Forest Service make up more than $1.5 billion in contracts just for uniforms and other clothing.
Protect Family Pets From Cruel Laboratory Experiments PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animals, crime, cruelty, dogs, death, pets, law, cats, killed, killing, protection, sadness, suffering, congress )

Robert
- 102 days ago - animalpetitions.org
It is common for dealers to respond to "free to a good home" pet ads, or otherwise misrepresent themselves in order to procure animals for little cost and then sell them for hundreds of dollars each.
Stop Kentucky's Animal Cruelty PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: kentucky, sadness, suffering, pets, law, ethics, humans, abuse, abused, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, animals, animalrights, animalcruelty, government, news, politics, ethics, dishonesty, americans )

Robert
- 105 days ago - animalpetitions.org
For the last 7 years, Kentucky has ranked dead last on the list with no real signs of improvement. No provisions at all on sexual assault on animals Protective orders cannot include animals Veterinarians are actually prohibited from reporting suspected
 

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