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VIDEO: The Illinois Republican Delegation Fleeing From The 99 Percent

By Zaid Jilani  

"VIDEO: The Illinois Republican Delegation Fleeing From The 99 Percent"

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Yesterday, over a thousand activists and constituents came to Capitol Hill to confront members of Congress and demand that they support jobs legislation and policies that reduce income inequality. Stand Up Chicago has produced a video showing how a number of Illinois Republicans completely refused to meet with the constituents and instead fled from them. (Walsh did agree to a meeting after a five-hour long occupation, choosing to meet with one man for a five minute-long closed-door conversation.) Watch it:

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