Statewide Push for Fair Budget Begins This Week

MEDIA, Pa., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The CLEAR Coalition, Better Choices Coalition and the Southeastern PA AFL-CIO kick off a statewide Week of Action for a Fair State Budget at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 28th at the Delaware County Courthouse.

-- Media Coverage Welcome --

Who: Tom Tosti from AFSCME, Linda Cook from PSEA and Marianne Bellesorte from Pathways PA

What: First in a statewide series of news conferences to focus attention on the state budget

Where: Delaware County Court House, 201 West Front Street, Media, PA 19063

When: 10:00 am, Wednesday May 28th

Why:  "More reckless budget cuts – such as gutting basic education, higher education, and healthcare for our elderly and most needy – are unconscionable," said Carol Carvalho, Executive Director, Southeastern Pennsylvania Area Labor Federation, AFL-CIO.  "Lawmakers need to reject Gov. Corbett's rigid ideology and impose a fair drilling tax on the Marcellus Shale, opt in to Medicaid Expansion, and close corporate tax loopholes."

This event is part of a statewide Week of Action for a Fair State Budget


More by this Source

Best of Content We Love 2014 

Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.


PR Newswire Membership

Fill out a PR Newswire membership form or contact us at (888) 776-0942.

Learn about PR Newswire services

Request more information about PR Newswire products and services or call us at (888) 776-0942.