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Texans Asked to Come to Louisiana 10/29/05

Check the blog at HTTP://BYTHESKINOFOURTEETH.BLOGSPOT.COM/ for info on the October 29 rally set up for the Louisiana Capitol steps on October 29. A coalition of progressive forces that includes the AFL-CIO, NAACP, ACORN, and SEIU is gathering people to protest the way that President Bush moved to lower wages for Gulf Coast workers.

When: Saturday, October 29, 2005 at 10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: Louisiana State Capitol Steps
N. 3rd Street & State Capitol Drive
Baton Rouge, LA

Lodging anywhere on the Gulf Coast is a big problem. People might want to route through Houston, then make the 4 hour drive and come back that same evening. Another possiblity is taking an overnight bus. It's 8 hours' drive from Dallas.

Check for a major article on the situation for workers on the Gulf Coast.

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