Democratic Party on Corporations

Party Platform


Financial institutions should never be "too big to fail"

Financial institutions should never be "too big to fail." We will strengthen and enforce the Dodd-Frank financial reform law, including the Volcker Rule, to protect American workers from the impacts of future financial crises, and will support an updated and modernized version of Glass-Steagall. And when justified by the law, we will back criminal penalties for reckless executives who illegally gamble with the savings and economic security of their clients and American communities.
Source: Democratic Party Platform adopted at 2020 Convention , Jul 27, 2020

Disallow stashing corporate profits overseas to avoid taxes

[At the 2016 convention preparation], we were victorious in including amendments in the platform that made it the policy of the Democratic Party to fight for: