Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Millionaire's Tax and Education Check Event and Press Conference

In order to keep people involved and aware, we will post different events that may be of interest to people in Albany.  

Millionaire's Tax and Education Check Event and Press Conference

What: Local education activists and activists from New York City will be delivering checks to State Senate republicans for the amount they are set to give to millionaires from our students because of their unwillingness to extend the millionaires' tax. A tax that would give us $1 billion this year and $5 billion next year towards the record education cuts. The office stop bys will be preceded by a press conference explaining our action and the irresponsibility of the republicans to not extend the tax in such a dire financial situation for our state and schools.

When11am, meet inside State St entrance to Capitol; 12pm press conference; 12:30-1:30 lobby visits

Where: meet inside the Capitol (State St entrance), press conference and office visits in Legislative Office building

Who: local education activists and activists from NYC

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