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Tell the Senate: Americans want to buy American grown meats!
Consumer fought long and hard to get country-of-origin labels on meat and poultry. You should have the right to buy American, just like with other products labeled in the U.S.
Watch this chilling video, then act!
We take antibiotics for granted. Strep throat, sinus infection, UTI a quick visit to the doctor, a prescription, and you're feeling better.
Trader Joe's: Watch this video and get our meat off drugs
Get our meat off drugs! A half-million consumer signatures are delivered to Trader Joe's flagship store asking for an end to antibiotic-raised meat. Watch what happens!
Get on board, Trader Joe's!
Trader Joe's is trailing the pack in the race to save our nation's antibiotics. Poultry giants Tyson and Perdue are ending the use of human antibiotics in their chickens, and even Costco and McDonald's have pledged to stop selling chicken raised on drugs.
Set standards for arsenic in juice!
A new study reported by CBS news finds high levels of arsenic in wine. Consumer Reports found high levels of arsenic in juice. These results may be related. Tell EPA to limit arsenic in wine as we do water!
TJ's - Make the promise!
The marketplace is moving against meat raised on antibiotics. Already, several national retailers Whole Foods, Chipotle, Panera have refused to sell or use it. So why hasn't Trader Joe's, which claims to listen to what customers want, done the same?
Support auto safety!
Don't let Congress cut the budget of our nation's auto safety agency!
Is your doctor on probation?
Petition to CA medical board requiring docs to tell patients when they are on probation
Don't let the banks silence you!
When you file a complaint against a company, it's important other consumers can see exactly what happened so they can make an informed choice. But the banks and financial industry don't think you should know the details when it comes to complaints.
What are they trying to hide?
The overwhelming majority of Americans want to know if your food is genetically engineered. Some 64 countries -- including China, Australia and the entire European Union already require GE foods be labeled.
Save our antibiotics for when we need them!
A new Consumer Reports investigation found that meat from conventionally raised turkeys had bacteria resistant to more drugs than birds raised without antibiotics. It's time to save our antibiotics, and stop feeding drugs to our food animals!
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Drivers' Privacy, Safety at Risk!
Electronic devices built into your car could betray your privacy. Urge the Government to Act!
Stop the end-run on your right to know!
The giant chemical and food processing industries are pulling out the stops to block your right to know. They're pushing a bill just introduced in the House that would block states from implementing their own labeling laws.
Don't lose your freedom of choice!
Tell your state legislators that you want genetically engineered food sold in New York to be labeled so you can make an informed choice.
We need 101 in Massachusetts!
This session we want more than half of the 200 state lawmakers to sign on in support of GMO labeling. The more legislators who cosponsor this bill, the more likely labeling will pass by the end of session.
Your Lawmaker could vote to take away GMO labeling!
GMO labeling puts freedom of choice in your hands, allowing you to decide whether or not you want to buy food that is genetically engineered.
Warranty knee and hip implants!
We have a unique opportunity right now to convince one of the largest knee and hip implant makers to warranty their products. And we need you to help us apply the pressure!
Anti-GMO labeling: It's not just Monsanto
We know Monsanto wants to stop you from knowing if your food is genetically engineered food. But some of the nation's most popular food companies are also spending piles of cash to keep us in the dark.
Congress: Create National Patient Safety Board
Support national oversight of patient safety! Some hospitals do a good job, others far worse. A national patient safety board will create consistent standards for all hospitals to make your visit safe!
Demand a free and open Internet!
The FCC is on the brink of passing strong net neutrality rules that will keep giant corporations from controlling your Internet experience. But there's one big hitch. The cable and phone companies are pushing bills in Congress to undermine these rules.
This watchdog saves you money. So Congress wants to kill it!
They're at it again, trying to gut the financial watchdog that has been holding the banks and credit card companies accountable to you.
FCC: No robocalls to cell phones!
Some industries want to robocall your cell phone. Right now, robocalls to cell phones are prohibited, although some shysters still try to get through. If you want to keep the robocallers at bay, tell the FCC to say "NO!" to this bad idea.
Say "NO" to higher electric bills!
You've tried to use less electricity: you buy energy efficient appliances, you sealed the windows. Now electric companies want to make sure you still pay more by raising the "base" amount you pay regardless of how much you use. Say NO!
President pro Tem, do the right thing!
Get health insurance, lose your home. That's the rotten deal older Californians on Medi-Cal now face because of an outdated law that lets the state take their homes once they die.
Gov. Brown, do the right thing!
Older Californians shouldn't have to choose between health care and keeping their home in the family. But that's the choice they face if Gov. Jerry Brown refuses to close a heartless legal loophole.
Save NY's Physician Profile website
Cuomo's budget bill eliminates the physician profile site. this action asks NY legislators to strike it from his budget bill.
Elizabeth Warren needs our help to hold our victory!
Elizabeth Warren needs us! The Wall Street banks think they have the votes to roll back some of our biggest bank reform victories. They think we've forgotten the economic meltdown. They think Americans can't stay united. Let's show them they're wrong!
Students deserve the same fair deal!
Congress recently stopped credit card companies from using dirty tricks to keep millions of Americans from paying off their card debt. But college students? Not so much.
End overuse of antibiotics in livestock!
Tell your lawmakers you want an end to antibiotic overuse on farm animals. It matters not only for the animals but for your family's health!
Dump the meaningless "natural" label on foods!
If you thought "natural" meant no antibiotics or GMOs or pesticides, you are not alone. But it doesn't mean any of those things. It doesn't mean much at all. Tell FDA and USDA to stop letting food companies dupe consumers.
Detergent pods shouldn't look like candy!
Tell the big manufacturers to stop making detergent pods that look like candy, and add a bittering agent so kids will quickly spit out anything they try to eat.
Telcos: We want the robocalls stopped!
Tell the phone companies to offer free robocall blocking options NOW! There are ways to give you relief. Its time to motivate them with a national campaign and 500,000 angry customers speaking as one!
Food labels at risk in Farm Bill!
Have you noticed those new labels in your grocery that tell you where your beef, poultry and pork comes from? Well, your right to know could be stripped away this week during final negotiations of the giant Farm Bill.