FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 1, 2003
CONTACT: Brian Rothenberg at 614-496-3552 or Margot Friedman at 202-588-5180
Fair Taxes For All Coalition, OhioWorkers Call Bush on Failed Economic Policies during Labor Day Visit
Ohioloses nearly 200,000 jobs since Bush took office; Tax-cutting policies hurt working families in the state and across the nation
(Richfield, Ohio) Hundreds of workers and families protested President Bush’s single-note, tax-cutting economic policies here today because they have failed to create jobs or stimulate the lagging
economy, butinstead have focused on delivering enormous benefits to wealthy economic elites and permitted corporations to escaperesponsibility for shouldering their fair share. Ohio has lost nearly 200,000 jobs since Bush took office and his economic policies are hurting working families in the state and across the nation, said leaders of the Fair Taxes For All Coalition.
“Ohioans mobilized today to ‘Read Bush’s Lips