NAACP President Ben Jealous says he plans to turn over petitions with more than 1.7 million signatures calling on the Department of Justice to pursue charges against George Zimmerman for violating Trayvon Martin’s civil rights.
A petition has been filed on the White House website petitioning the Obama administration to “denounce the selection of Ben Affleck”.
A petition asking President Barack Obama to pardon admitted state secret leaker Edward Snowden has passed 100,000 signatures.
The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected a petition to review the case of an anti-abortion extremist who claims his constitutional rights were violated during the state and federal trials that sent him to prison for life for the sniper-style slaying of an abortion provider.
Could Rep. Nancy Pelosi’s work attire resemble that of NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson? If one White House petition has its way, then the answer is yes.
In 2011, the First Amendment and the 21st century came together in the form of petitions.whitehouse.gov, a tool created by President Obama’s administration that allows anyone with an internet connection to send petitions directly to the White House.
Tens of thousands of people have signed a petition calling for British CNN host Piers Morgan to be deported from the U.S. over his gun control views.
A new petition on the White House website is calling for President Obama and Congress to lose their pay if a “fiscal cliff” deal does not get done.
A women’s rights group is petitioning the Obama administration to nationally recognize the right for women to go out in public topless.