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Concerned citizens from Montezuma County organized and took action 2 days after Christmas by rallying outside the hometown office ofCongressman Tiptonin Cortez, CO.
Their message: Don’t Drop the Ball on the Middle Class! With just hours until we go over the “fiscal cliff,” it’s time for Republicans to finally extend tax cuts for 98% of Americans. 

Concerned citizens from Montezuma County organized and took action 2 days after Christmas by rallying outside the hometown office ofCongressman Tiptonin Cortez, CO.

Their message: Don’t Drop the Ball on the Middle Class! With just hours until we go over the “fiscal cliff,” it’s time for Republicans to finally extend tax cuts for 98% of Americans.
 

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Demand comes from the middle class, and this notion of trickle down economics doesn’t work. It hasn’t worked. Let’s talk about unpaid wars. The notion of decreasing taxes and not paying for wars and things like that is ridicules. I’m a registered Republican actually, but I’ve been voting Democratic for a couple of times now.
Rich Garigen - Management at Colorado Printing Company in Grand Junction
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LESS THAN 4 HOURS

If you want to get the economy going again, it’s vital that the tax breaks stay with the middle class. Congressman Tipton: Please vote for us Vote for your constituents, because there’s a heck of a lot more of us than there are of millionaires in this area and that’s for sure!
Troy Douglas, Veteran from Grand Junction
Maria Keenan, owner of Keenan Construction in Grand Junction:

 

"I’ll have to pay a little more in taxes which is okay but for the people who have children, and are struggling, it’s going to be hard for them to do that. The middle class are the ones who support this country and they need to stand and say, ‘get this bill passed.’"

Maria Keenan, owner of Keenan Construction in Grand Junction:

 

"I’ll have to pay a little more in taxes which is okay but for the people who have children, and are struggling, it’s going to be hard for them to do that. The middle class are the ones who support this country and they need to stand and say, ‘get this bill passed.’"

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