AFSC joins 93 national organizations in budget letter to Congress
AFSC has joined 93 other national organizations in calling on Congress to emphasize jobs and social programs in its budget considerations. The diverse group -- including the AFL-CIO, NAACP and USAction -- sent this November 5, 2013 letter urging members of Congress to --
- End job-killing sequestration cuts;
- Protect Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security from Benefit Cuts;
- Defend core programs for those most at risk; and
- Eliminate all tax incentives for sending jobs overseas and instead create jobs at home.