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No tax penalty for mortgage relief

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Tell your Senators to support the Mortgage Forgiveness Tax Relief Act (S. 1187), and to sign on as a co-sponsor if they have not already done so.

No Legal immunity for Banks Making Unaffordable Loans

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Don't let them get away with it. Tell your Senator to oppose legal immunity for banks that make unaffordable loans.

Confirm Richard Cordray Now

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The time is now. Opponents of consumer protection have been standing in the way of Richard Cordray's nomination to director the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).

Tell Your Senators to End Conflicts of Interest at the Federal Reserve

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Urge your senators to cosponsor The Federal Reserve Independence Act (S. 3219), new legislation that would address this conflict of interest problem and help restore public confidence in the Federal Reserve.

Oppose the so-called Jobs Act

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Urge your Senators to support the Reed-Landrieu-Levin INVEST in America amendment to restore critical investor protections. And to oppose the so-called JOBS Act, and vote NO on cloture on the JOBS Act if the INVEST amendment fails.

Tax Wall Street

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AFR urges members to take action and call their member of Congress to urge them to support a Wall Street Speculation Tax.

Oppose Efforts to Undermine the New Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

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Alert to constituents regarding legislation being marked up that would roll back the CFPB.

Urge Your Senators to Confirm Richard Cordray

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Tell Your Senators to Stand Up to Wall Street and Stand With Consumers.

"Not by the Color of Their Skin"

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Letter asking members to cosponsor and pass ERPA

Demand that Congress Restore Voting Rights Act!

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Voting Rights Letter To Congress

Write Your Senators: Demand Confirmation Votes

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Write your senators and demand they do their job and consider pending judicial nominees now.

The End of Obstruction of Nominees in the Senate. Now Get the Job Done.

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Senate Majority Leader and members of the Senate voted (52-48) to change Senate rules to make way for qualified judicial and executive branch nominees to be voted on once and for all. Email your senators.

Write to Congress: Support the American Jobs Act!

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Write to Congress: Support the American Jobs Act!

Tell Senators: END Job Discrimination by Supporting ENDA

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Write your senators and urge them to cosponsor the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA), because every worker should be judged on the merits, not gender or sexual identity.

Stop the Gridlock: Pass the American Jobs Act!

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Write to your senators today and tell them to support the American Jobs Act and put Americans back to work.

Take a Stand Against Gridlock: Pass the American Jobs Act!

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Write to your senators today and tell them to support the American Jobs Act and put Americans back to work.

(Un)Equal Pay Day - We Wish There Were Reason to Celebrate

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Show your support for equal pay and send President Obama a letter to thank him for his leadership on fair pay and urge him to take the next step by signing a fair pay executive order.

Ask Your Senators to Hold a Vote on CEDAW Now

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Tell the Senate that women and girls cannot wait any longer, that the U.S. must ratify CEDAW now!

The Fight for a Strong Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Is NOT Over

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Urge your House member to oppose H.R. 1315 -- the misnamed "Consumer Financial Protection Safety and Soundness Improvement Act" aimed at undermining serious financial reforms and the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

Say No to Senators' Stealth Attack on Financial Reform

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Tell your senators that financial reform is important to you and that you don't want more political and corporate influence exerted over the rule-making process!

Vote No on the Misnamed "Retail Investor Protection Act."

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The practical effect of this bill would be to prevent the Department of Labor and the Securities and Exchange Commission from raising the ethical standards of professionals offering advice to vulnerable investors, including workers with 401k plans.

Tell the SEC to Act on Pay-Ratio Rule: Carry Out the Law

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Tell the SEC to carry out the law on CEO pay disclosure.

Big News for Immigration Reform: "Demand a Vote" Petition Filed

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Send a letter to your representative and urge them to sign the "Demand a Vote" petition to bring comprehensive immigration reform to the House floor for a vote. Now is the time!

Close the Tax Loophole for Excessive Executive Pay

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Ask your Senators to co-sponsor the Stop Subsidizing Multimillion Dollar Corporate Bonuses Act, so corporations really have to pay taxes on compensation above $1 million.

No Tax Penalty for Mortgage Relief

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Tell your Senators to support the Mortgage Forgiveness Tax Relief Act (S. 1187), and to sign on as co-sponsors if they have not already done so.

Reform the Criminal Justice System

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Urge senators to support criminal justice reform and the Smarter Sentencing Act, S. 1410 when it comes up for a vote!

End Racial Profiling: Co-Sponsor and Pass ERPA Now

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End Racial Profiling: Co-Sponsor and Pass ERPA Now

End Wall Street's Game of 'Heads I Win, Tails You Lose'

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Write the regulators and let them know big banks should be prohibited from paying their executives in ways that encourage short-term risk taking with no long-term accountability.

Happy July 4th! Tell your Member of Congress to Uphold American Values and Protect the Roadmap to Citizenship

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Happy July 4th! Tell your Member of Congress to Uphold American Values and Protect the Roadmap to Citizenship

Immigration Reform Passed in the Senate! Tell the House to Protect the Roadmap to Citizenship

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Immigration Reform Passed in the Senate! Tell the House to Protect the Roadmap to Citizenship

No More Waiting on Washington. This week, we rally!

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Amidst all the excitement of bipartisan efforts in Congress, White House plans, and the President's State of the Union address - we must increase the pressure and push Congress to enact legislation this year that includes a roadmap to citizenship.

Tom Perez Before The Senate. Is Your Senator On Board?

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Take action by signing our petition and urge your senators to confirm civil and human rights champion Tom Perez as U.S. Secretary of Labor.

Principles Are Not Enough. We Need Action.

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Send a letter to your representative right now and tell him/her principles fall short; action is needed. The House must move forward with an immigration bill that includes a roadmap to citizenship and protects the civil and human rights of all Americans.

Reform the Criminal Justice System

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Urge senators to support criminal justice reform and the Smarter Sentencing Act, S. 1410 when it comes up for a vote!

The Fight for Immigration Reform Isn't Over

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The Fight for Immigration Reform Isn't Over

77 cents for every 1 dollar

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Urge members of Congress to cosponsor and pass the Paycheck Fairness Act!

What Priorities Should Congress Address in 2014?

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Send a letter to your members of Congress and tell them what priorities you want to see accomplished in 2014. We started the letter below, but please personalize it by adding the issues that are most important to you.

Tell Washington to Get Behind a Wall Street Speculation Tax

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A speculation tax could raise hundreds of billions of dollars, get Wall Street to shoulder more of the responsibility for America's economic recovery, and curb the kind of dangerous high-frequency trading that puts the financial system at risk.



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