We need an economy that works for all of us, not just the wealthy few. Tell Congress to support legislation that would generate revenue for critical services by applying a surtax on the income of the richest 0.2% of Americans.
Unions help build a better life for working people, but outdated laws have hampered our basic right to join together and negotiate for better pay, benefits and working conditions. A new bill, the Protecting the Right to Organize Act, would modernize our nation's labor laws.
The House of Representatives passed a bill that would provide urgently needed protections for health care and social services workers. Now it's time for the Senate to act. Tell your senator to support an OSHA workplace violence standard.
For years, the U.S. Postal Service has been burdened by an unfair mandate that threatens the vital services it provides. Congress can fix this manufactured crisis. Tell them to pass the USPS Fairness Act.
When working people come together, they make things better for everyone. Joining together in unions enables workers to have more rights and more power, and are the best way to secure higher wages, better benefits and safer working conditions.
In 2018, U.S. corporations bought back a record $1 trillion shares of their own stock, which can deprive companies of needed capital expenditures, research and development, and investment in their own employees. Tell the SEC to end executive pay abuse of stock buybacks.
The new NAFTA is another corporate handout. It won't stem the outsourcing of good jobs or protect the rights of working people. Tell Congress the new NAFTA isn't good enough and to refuse to vote on it.