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Prosperity Not Austerity Rally!

March 23, 2013 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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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.

Presenters:

  • DC Labor Chorus
  • Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton
  • Karen Dolan, Institute for Policy Studies
  • Ghost of Dwight Eisenhower

More information: Visit ourfunds.org for details on Fund Our Communities and the bus caravan from Baltimore. (We’d love to have a crowd at every stop!) Or call Jean Athey at 301-570-0923.

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Date:
March 23, 2013
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Venue

West side of the Capitol building
Washington, DC United States
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