Date & Time
March 23, 2013
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
West side of the Capitol building
Washington, DC, USA
Prosperity Not Austerity Rally!
Join us for this chance to speak out before tax day to say how we want our money spent!
Institute for Policy Studies' projects: Green Security Project, Genuine Progress Project, and New Internationalism Project join with Maryland Coalition to Fund Our Communities and other co-sponsors Peace Action, United for Peace and Justice, CODEPINK, Progressive Democrats of America, MoveOn DC, and Pax Christi Metro DC-Baltimore for to rally at the U.S. Capitol.
At this rally "The Ghost of Dwight Eisenhower" will deliver a message to Barack Obama; legislators and advocates will speak out for a progressive, moral budget; and music designed to inspire will close out the day. Many of the guests will be fresh from a bus caravan where they will have visited sites in Maryland throughout the day, showcasing unmet needs of our communities.
- DC Labor Chorus
- Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton
- Karen Dolan, Institute for Policy Studies
- Ghost of Dwight Eisenhower