Now is the time to bring the overwhelming results of our referendum into the public debate. Join the AFL-CIO and Mass. Uniting (our allies in this Battle of the Budget) for two demonstrations (at 1 and 4pm) in Boston, and spread the word!
1:00pm: Rally for Jobs, Not Cuts! (Faneuil Hall in Boston)
Direct Testimony of those who will be affected by Budget cuts inside Faneuil Hall followed by a march to the Financial District. Join friends, neighbors and community leaders as we tell congress it's time to get to work on the issues that really matter: protecting services, raising revenue and creating good jobs!
4:00pm: Candlelight Campaign Against Cuts (Office of Sen. Kerry - 1 Bowdoin Square Boston (corner New Chardon and Cambridge Sts.; Bowdoin T stop)
The AFL-CIO is organizing State Federations and Central Labor Councils across the country in a national day of action. Join the Greater Boston Labor Council and MoveOn.Org on International Human Rights Day to send Congress a message:
NO Social Security, Medicare, or Medicaid Cuts!
NO Tax Breaks for the Richest 2%!
Bring your Budget for All sign if you still have it
For a flyer, click here: http://gbclc.com/sites/gbclc.com/files/Candle%20Light%20Vigil%20No%20Cuts%2012-10-12.pdf