Today, Congress is back in session. With the election over and a showdown over the budget looming, it’s time to get to work.
Pundits and politicians are demanding that the deficit be reduced dramatically – paid for by deep cuts to Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid.
But there’s one way to cut the deficit that won’t threaten our fragile economy or put our most vulnerable citizens at risk — ending the Bush tax cuts for the richest 2%.
Help us tie up the phones of Congress today. Call toll free at (888) 497-9539 right now and demand an end to the Bush tax cuts for the richest 2% now. Leave a comment below to let us know how your call went!
Tell them that you WANT TO END the Bush tax cuts for the richest 2% — that’s for anyone earning over $250,000 a year.When you call our toll free number, you’ll be given a brief script, asked for your zip code and then be automatically connected to your Senators or Representative’s office. Call all three if you have the time.
When Americans went to the polls last week, we delivered a clear mandate. We rejected the “trickle down fairy dust” of the past and demanded a balanced approach from our elected leaders. Now it’s time they listened.
Call Congress now at (888) 497-9539 and demand an end to the Bush tax cuts for the richest 2% now. Once you’re finished, please let us know how the call went in the comments below!