Help Elizabeth Warren Change Wall Street and Pass the 21st Century Glass-Steagall Act

Senator Elizabeth Warren has introduced a bill that would make the biggest banks simpler and smaller and once again end the public subsidy to Wall Street speculation.

By requiring banks to focus on lending to the real economy, the 21st Century Glass-Steagall Act would point the way toward a financial system that better serves consumers, small businesses and the nation as a whole.

Petition to Congress


We urge you to co-sponsor and work for passage of the 21st-Century Glass Steagall Act. Like its New Deal-era namesake, this bill would erect a wall between traditional banks and the risky world of investment banks and hedge funds.

More than five years after the financial crisis, the biggest banks are bigger than ever, and still engaged in large-scale financial speculation. Not enough has been done to end their "Heads I win, tails the public loses" practices. This legislation would make banks less massive and complex, and curtail their ability to use government guarantees to fuel Wall Street speculation. It would be a big step toward ending the era of banks that are Too Big to Fail – and jail, manage, or regulate.

We ask you to do all you can to get this crucial legislation enacted.

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35622 3 weeks ago Brian Venable
35621 1 month ago Steve Knight
35620 1 month ago Tracy Dickerson
35619 1 month ago Adil Mehta
35618 1 month ago Deborah Reed
35617 2 months ago david taggart
35616 2 months ago Teddy Invie Yes of course, but ridding the language as noted is essential if more derivatives being played with ambiguously are part of the language within said Act or any other Act, in which is at the expense ...
35615 3 months ago E B
35614 3 months ago E.J. Pearcy The banks, in general, seem to have forgotten the salient fact that they operate by the permission and within the regulatory environment established by We the People with the intentions, among other...
35613 4 months ago Frank Michael Banks should not be gambling with our money!!
35612 4 months ago ruth reynolds y husband and I are among the millions of victims of the repeal of Glass-Steagall Act. We asking you to support Senator Warren's effort to bring back core provisions of the Act and help establish a...
35611 4 months ago norman Rogers
35610 4 months ago Hilary Hebert
35609 4 months ago Susan Spivack It's long past time to rein in the financial institutions that have already caused so much suffering to US citizens and the entire global population.
35608 4 months ago Joan Lemont
35607 5 months ago Terry Hall
35606 5 months ago Liane Casten
35605 5 months ago kevin orme
35604 5 months ago Anonymous Troubles and bubbles ahead!
35603 5 months ago Marcella Ciucki
35602 5 months ago Anonymous
35601 5 months ago Doriann Nydick
35600 5 months ago Elizabeth Martinez
35599 5 months ago Brenda Waun Stop the big spenders who make their money from the banking system and taking working Americans hard earned cash. It isn't enough that middle class Americans pay more income tax than corporations? ...
35598 5 months ago Alwine Tighi
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