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Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison introduced a bill in Congress this week that would restore a tiny tax on Wall Street trades – a “Financial Transaction Tax” or FTT also called the Robin Hood tax in some circles, including by the Nurse’s union that has been pushing on behalf of the middle class.
John Walsh says it better than most people; the assault on unions is misguided.
We’ve got to speak up.
With launch of the Protest in the USA site, National Nurses United is premiering a two-minute video ad, “A Nightmare on Wall Street,” depicting a Wall Street executive’s imagined encounter with those who lost jobs, homes, businesses, educational opportunity, and retirement accounts as a result of Wall Street’s misdeeds and “too-big-to-fail” government policies.
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