Category Archives: Press Release

Shady Wall Street Vet leaves Biden Administration After Stop the Money Pipeline Groups Send Letter to Kerry

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   CONTACT: Jackie Fielder, [email protected] Shady Wall Street Vet leaves Biden Administration After Stop the Money Pipeline Groups Send Letter to Kerry Departure comes after 145 organizations sent a letter to Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry decrying the appointment of Mark Gallogly in March HOUSTON, TEXAS – July 1, 2021 – […]

Stop the Money Pipeline presents JPMorgan Chase branches with “2021 Greenwashing Award”

Activists deliver hundreds of awards to Chase branches around the U.S. Contact: Jackie Fielder, [email protected] San Francisco – June 1, 2021 – Following the release of JPMorgan Chase’s 2030 climate targets, people around the country will be delivering the “2021 Greenwashing Award” to more than 150 Chase branches this week. The award is presented on […]

Press Release: Stop The Money Pipeline Coalition Responds to Biden’s Executive Order on Climate-Related Financial Risk

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   *Interviews available   May 20, 2021   Contact: Jackie Fielder, [email protected]       Stop The Money Pipeline Coalition Responds to Biden’s Executive Order on Climate-Related Financial Risk Coalition welcomes EO as important step for the climate finance movement, pushes administration to deliver by COP26 in November     Today, President […]

Stop The Money Pipeline Coalition Issues Statement Ahead of Biden’s Executive Order on Climate-Related Financial Risk 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  May 20, 2021 Contact: Jackie Fielder, [email protected]   Stop The Money Pipeline Coalition Issues Statement Ahead of Biden’s Executive Order on Climate-Related Financial Risk  Coalition representing more than 160 groups expects Executive Order to ensure all U.S. financial institutions are firmly on a path to real zero greenhouse gas emissions before COP26 […]

IEA Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Tuesday, May 18th 2021   Stop The Money Pipeline Coalition Responds to International Energy Association’s Call to Stop New Oil Investments to Hit Net-Zero Emissions Marking a major milestone for climate justice and financial sustainability advocates, the International Energy Association called for an immediate end to all financing of new fossil-fuel supply […]

Global protests target banks funding Line 3 pipeline

SAN FRANCISCO – Today across 8 countries, 4 continents, and 50 U.S. cities, hundreds of climate and Indigenous rights activists are protesting 20 banks that have backed loans for Enbridge, the company constructing the Line 3 tar sands pipeline through Anishinaabe territory in Minnesota. The protests feature elaborate and artful displays such as a body […]

New Treasury Climate Counselor Must Act Immediately to Address Climate Financial Risk

Today, members of the Stop the Money Pipeline coalition reacted to the news of John E. Morton’s appointment to serve as Climate Counselor to Secretary Janet Yellen and to lead the Treasury Department’s new Climate Hub by emphasizing the urgency with which Morton and all financial regulators must act to address the systemic risk of […]

NEW POLL: US Voters Support Strong Government and Corporate Action to Curb Wall Street’s Climate Impacts

Voters want the federal government to play an active role in reducing Wall Street’s impact on the climate and preventing climate-fueled economic crises WASHINGTON, DC — Today, a new set of polling released by Data for Progress shows that US voters overwhelmingly support the federal government taking strong action to curb Wall Street’s effect on […]

Stop the Money Pipeline Coalition Urges Biden Treasury Pick to Act Boldly on Climate

(November 23, 2020) Today, news outlets have reported that President-elect Biden plans to name Janet Yellen as Treasury Secretary. The president-elect won with an unprecedented climate mandate, and it is critical that Janet Yellen as Treasury Secretary does her part to fulfill that mandate by using the powers of the Treasury Department to act on […]