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Activists Marching 15 Days and 200 Miles for an Illinois Budget are the Frontline of Resistance to Trump’s Tax and Budget Proposals

Bloomington-Normal, IL –(ENEWSPF)—May 25, 2017.  If you want a preview of America under the Trump tax and budget proposals look no further than Illinois. Like Trump’s tax plan, Illinois lets corporations and the rich off the hook.

Far from generating the economic growth the Trump budget predicts, Illinois’ regressive tax structure has left the state broke, resulting in crumbling infrastructure and the destruction of its public education system and social safety net.

Illinois activists are on Day Eleven of a 15-day, 200-mile

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