Anti-foreclosure campaigners gathered to demand that banks stop foreclosure proceedings against a group of elderly veterans - most in their 90s - who are threatened with the loss of their homes.
More than one million California renters have been hit hard by the foreclosure epidemic since the mortgage crisis began in 2007.
Oakland residents gathered to support the demand that the giant end a 14-year-old interest rate swap that has cost the city millions.
Oakland's City Council took a historic step toward independence from Wall St. giant Goldman Sachs.
With the legislature's passage July 2 of a far-reaching Homeowner's Bill of Rights, California is moving to lead the country in the fight against foreclosure abuse.
With over 80 progressive organizations participating, the ninth annual conference of the Campaign for America's Future opened in Washington under the banner of "Take Back the American Dream."
Lamont Newsome stands his ground at a battle post he and his loyal canine partner have maintained every day for a year and three months now - his front porch.
One has to ask if Wall Street has learned anything at all. But then again: why would they?
Chase spent $10 million lobbying this year to weaken regulations that would have prevented the $20 billion debacle. The loss underlines the need, of course, for stronger financial regulations
Though they didn't shut the meeting down, their shouts and chants wafted all the way up to the 15th floor meeting room.