Courage Campaign: Villaraigosa Should Resign From 'Fix the Debt' Campaign
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Thursday, 06 December 2012
Doug Gordon : 202-494-5141 : [email protected]
Courage Campaign Joins Effort To Get Mayor Villaraigosa To Resign From Fix The Debt Campaign
Statement of Rick Jacobs, chair and founder of Courage Campaign:
"The so-called 'Campaign to Fix the Debt' is nothing more than a front group to protect tax cuts for the wealthy while balancing the budget on the backs of the poor and elderly. The fact that Mayor Villaragosa, or any other Democrat that claims to want to protect Medicare, Social Security and Medicaid, would join this effort is nothing short of shameful. Villaragosa should spend his time focusing on the needs of Los Angeles not working as a front man for corporate CEOs looking to protect their tax cuts. Mayor Villaragosa should resign immediately."
You can learn more about the Campaign to Fix the Debt here: http://www.ips-dc.org/reports/ceo-campaign-to-fix-the-debt/
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