125,000 Americans Ask Senate for “Strong Financial Reform”

WASHINGTON, May 5 – As the Senate began considering amendments to financial reform legislation on Thursday, Americans for Financial Reform presented Senate leaders with the signatures of over 125,000 Americans who want “strong financial reform” at a news conference at the Capitol on Wednesday.

See a picture here in the Wall Street Journal and watch a video of the delivery here, courtesy of US PIRG. Thanks to all the people who signed and the groups who gathered signatures:

A New Way Forward and Democrats.com
Americans for Fairness in Lending
Business for Shared Prosperity
Change to Win
Consumer Action
Consumers Union
Main Street Alliance
National Association of Consumer Advocates
National Community Reinvestment Coalition
National Council of La Raza
Progress Now Michigan
Public Citizen
USAction/True Majority
Working America