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3 Apr
2017
Wall Street Speculation Fee Could Raise $300 Billion a Year  Today Sen. Bernie Sanders’ re-introduced of two Senate bills to raise critical revenue to pay for college education for all and other essential community needs with a small tax on Wall Street speculation.
17 Feb
2017
National Nurses United today welcomed the re-introduction of federal legislation from Rep. Keith Ellison with 17 House co-sponsors, that could raise hundreds of billions of dollars annually to fund critical social needs with a small tax on Wall Street speculation.
17 Feb
2017
WASHINGTON – Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) introduced legislation that would raise billions to invest in our economy by taxing Wall Street financial transactions. The Inclusive Prosperity Act (H.R. 1144/S. 434) would tax the sale of stocks, bonds and derivatives. The tax imposed will be 0.5 percent on stocks, 0.1 percent on bonds, and 0.005 percent on derivatives or other investments.
15 Sep
2015
  SF Actions, Rally Call for Ending Homelessness, Funding Affordable Housing With Tax on Wall Street
18 May
2015
Broad Coalition Welcomes Senate Wall Street Speculation Bills Washington, D.C. – A broad coalition of nurses, students, religious and civil rights groups, environmentalists, labor and housing advocates today enthusiastically welcomed plans by Sen. Bernie Sanders to introduce two new Senate bills Tuesday that would impose a small fee on Wall Street speculation to pay for college education for all and other critical community needs.
7 Apr
2015
Vigil at Legislative Office in HuntsvilleRobin Hood Tax Coalition Calls on Congress to FulfillDr. King’s Vision of Social and Economic Justice   Community activists will hold a vigil and petition Congress member Rep. Mo Brooks Wednesday, April 8 to support the Robin Hood Tax, a small tax on Wall Street speculation, that would help raise the revenue needed to fulfill Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s vision of social and economic justice in our nation.
7 Apr
2015
Vigil at Legislative Office in Maryland Robin Hood Tax Coalition Calls on Congress to Fulfill Dr. King’s Vision of Social and Economic Justice  
7 Apr
2015
Vigil at Legislative Office in Charlotte Robin Hood Tax Coalition Calls on Congress toFulfill Dr. King’s Vision of Social and Economic Justice   Community activists will hold a vigil and petition Rep. Robert Pittenger Wednesday, April 8 to support the Robin Hood Tax, a small tax on Wall Street speculation, that would help raise the revenue needed to fulfill Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s vision of social and economic justice in our nation.
7 Apr
2015
Vigil at Legislative Office in Maine Robin Hood Tax Coalition Calls on Congress to Fulfill Dr. King’s Vision of Social and Economic Justice  
7 Apr
2015
Vigil at Legislative Office in Texas Robin Hood Tax Coalition Calls on Congress to Fulfill Dr. King’s Vision of Social and Economic Justice

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