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Wisconsinites demand no cuts to benefits for Medicaid, Medicare and Social Security


Wisconsin’s working families gathered in Milwaukee, Racine and Eau Claire today to call on Congress to close tax loopholes for Wall Street and the richest 2% of Americans instead of cutting Social Security, Medicaid and Medicare for families. Participants demanded that fringe Republicans in Congress stop holding the economy hostage to push a radical agenda that decimates family-supporting programs.

“Voters in Wisconsin sent a clear message this past election,” said Mary Land from Racine. “We want our elected leaders to address the real problems facing our economy. Demanding benefit ...