Government

Put an End to the Government’s Privatization Schemes

Put an End to the Government’s Privatization Schemes

America’s roads and bridges are in desperate need of repair. Officials claim private investment is the solution although such projects often carry outrageous hidden costs. Demand an end to the privatization of public infrastructure.

Protect Women from Mass Violence

Protect Women from Mass Violence

Far too often, women are the victims of mass violence and shootings. Speak up now to protect women from violent misogyny by keeping deadly guns away from abusers.

Support Paid Maternity Leave

Support Paid Maternity Leave

Mothers and their partners will now get paid maternity leave in a major U.S. city. Applaud this monumental decision in favor of mothers’ rights.

Denounce Religious Theme Park’s Bigoted Hiring Practices

Denounce Religious Theme Park’s Bigoted Hiring Practices

An attraction based on Noah’s ark is discriminating against employees based on religion. This bigotry is clearly illegal. Urge officials to withdraw the millions in generous gifts pledged to support the project.

Keep Wilderness Photography Legal and Free

Keep Wilderness Photography Legal and Free

Anyone wishing to photograph federally-owned land could soon be required to purchase an expensive permit, or face a hefty fine. This decision violates First Amendment rights. Urge the organization responsible for this proposal to keep nature photography free and legal.

Applaud Action Against Officer Who Assaulted Teenager

Applaud Action Against Officer Who Assaulted Teenager

Two police officers were recently suspended after an aggressive attack on an innocent teenager caused him to lose consciousness. Praise disciplinary action against the officers, and ensure that further action is considered should an investigation find the officers guilty of misconduct.

Praise Pet Insurance Regulations

Praise Pet Insurance Regulations

Pet insurance companies will now be required to clearly and concisely explain what their plans offer and do not cover. Applaud this movement to make pet insurance work for pet owners, rather than against them.

Punish Police for Blowing Nose Off Baby in Botched Drug Raid

Punish Police for Blowing Nose Off Baby in Botched Drug Raid

A 19-month-old child was badly injured during a search warrant raid, however, the officers responsible have evaded criminal charges for their negligent actions. Demand that the officers be punished for severely injuring an innocent child.

Keep Guns Away from Suspected Terrorists

Keep Guns Away from Suspected Terrorists

People under investigation for links to terrorism shouldn’t be able to purchase deadly assault weapons. Support keeping guns out of the hands of suspected terrorists.

Support Efforts to Improve Ease of Voting

Support Efforts to Improve Ease of Voting

For Americans living and working overseas during elections, voting is often a confusing process. Many simply don’t vote. Applaud advocacy groups’ efforts to improve the process and help these citizens participate in democracy.

Guarantee Citizens a Fair and Impartial Election

Guarantee Citizens a Fair and Impartial Election

Citizens are protesting the Chinese government’s decision to appoint a communist official as Hong Kong’s next leader, but the government has rejected the people’s wishes. Stop the injustice by telling the president of China to allow citizens the right to choose who leads them.

Update Dangerous Commuter Rail System

Update Dangerous Commuter Rail System

Mumbai, India’s commuter rail system is causing hundreds of fatalities and health issues. Urge the city’s government to upgrade the railway system to provide its citizens with safer transportation.

Applaud Success of Small Business Initiative

Applaud Success of Small Business Initiative

Hundreds of entrepreneurs have become successful business owners thanks to a new Texas law relaxing regulations for home businesses. Praise the law, which has given the recovering economy a much-needed boost.

Applaud Record-Breaking Settlement with Navajo Tribe

Applaud Record-Breaking Settlement with Navajo Tribe

The Navajo tribe was recently awarded a record-breaking settlement following decades of mismanagement by the United States. Applaud this historic decision and the much-needed resources it provides the tribe.

Stop the Use of Dangerous Oil Tankers

Stop the Use of Dangerous Oil Tankers

The major model train car used for transporting crude oil has recently been deemed inadequate for use. New regulations require an updated version of the car to be used, but companies are still transporting their oil with the old model. Tell the Secretary of Transportation to enforce the new regulations more strictly for the sake of public safety.

Keep Sex Workers Safe

Keep Sex Workers Safe

In countries where the trade of consensual adult sex is legal, rates of abuse against workers are lower, sexually transmitted infections among workers and clients are reduced, and sex trafficking is less prevalent. Urge the government to legalize prostitution to protect workers and offer them more control over their lives.

Declassify Crucial 9/11 Documents

Declassify Crucial 9/11 Documents

Several pages of the official 9/11 report dealing with who funded the terrorists were blacked out by the government. It has been thirteen years since 9/11 and these pages are still classified. Demand the president release this information as it the American peoples’ right to know.

Don’t Force Airmen to Take Religious Oath

Don’t Force Airmen to Take Religious Oath

An atheist recently tried reenlisting in the Air Force but was denied when he would not swear to God. Tell the Air Force religious freedom needs to be respected for our military and to let this airman reenlist.

Stop Warrantless Drone Surveillance

Stop Warrantless Drone Surveillance

Citizens are being left vulnerable to invasions of privacy due to the stalling of legislation that would require warrants for the use of drones for surveillance. Support passage of this bill before the rights of citizens can be violated.

Tell Mexico to Invest in Clean Energy

Tell Mexico to Invest in Clean Energy

Mexico’s President is planning to exploit untapped oil and natural gas. Demand that the President stop this plan and instead invest Mexico’s resources into clean, renewable energy.

Follow Through with Immigration Reform

Follow Through with Immigration Reform

President Obama has delayed crucial immigration reform, betraying immigrant families and American citizens alike. Urge the President to keep his promise and use executive action to end this humanitarian crisis.

Congratulate City for Making Solar a Default Resource

Congratulate City for Making Solar a Default Resource

Solar power will now be the default generation resource for Austin, Texas, thanks to a new plan that focuses on climate concerns as well as economic considerations. Congratulate Austin for its tremendous progress in the transition to renewable energy resources.

Keep Guns Away from the Mentally Unstable

Keep Guns Away from the Mentally Unstable

Unstable individuals should not possess firearms, and a proposed policy would help ensure the temporary confiscation of dangerous weapons from the mentally ill. Urge lawmakers to pass this important bill and help save lives.

Drop Hypocritical Lawsuit Targeting Federal Education Standards

Drop Hypocritical Lawsuit Targeting Federal Education Standards

The governor of Louisiana is suing the federal government over the implementation of new educational standards. The lawsuit is complicated, however, by his past support and enthusiastic welcome of those same standards. Urge the governor to drop his hypocritical lawsuit.

Lower Cost of Residential Solar Installations

Lower Cost of Residential Solar Installations

One signature could make residential solar installation cheaper and easier. A new bill would promote more use of solar energy and serve to protect the environment. Urge the governor to sign the bill.