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Caroling Against Cuts Across Virginia Tomorrow

by: ProgressVA

Sun Dec 09, 2012 at 14:02:00 PM EST



Tomorrow at noon, Virginians are gathering at Senator Warner's Norfolk and Vienna offices to "Carol Against Cuts". ProgressVA, the Virginia AFL-CIO, Virginia Organizing, Move On, AARP, Alliance for Retired Americans, SEIU, and fellow progressives from cross the Commonwealth will reprise well-known holiday melodies with new lyrics, such as such as "Oh Fiscal Cliff" to the tune of "O' Christmas Tree".

Our caroling events are part of our statewide day of action asking Virginia's representatives to protect Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security in the fiscal cliff negotiations while letting the Bush tax cuts for the top 2% expire. We will also visit Senator Warner's office in Roanoke for a candlelight vigil later in the day.

We will be posting pictures, videos, and updates from the events throughout the day - so be sure to check back. Also, if you can please join us, we'd love to have your support and hear your voice.

Event details and links to RSVP below.

ProgressVA :: Caroling Against Cuts Across Virginia Tomorrow
Carol Against Cuts: Vienna

When: Monday, December 10th from 11:45am - 1pm
Where: Tyson's Corner Center: 1961 Chain Bridge Road, McLean, VA 22102
Senator Warner's Vienna office: 8000 Towers Crescent Drive Suite 200. Vienna, Virginia 22182

We will gather at 11:45 at the mall entrance to the right of Nordstrom's (when facing the building from the parking lot) at Tyson's Corner Center. We'll practice our carols and sing to shoppers at Tysons Corner Center for 30 minutes before walking down the street to Senator Warner's nearby office to share our musical message and deliver comments to the Senator's staff.
RSVP to join us in Tyson's Corner.

Carol Against Cuts: Norfolk

When: Monday, December 10th from 11:45am - 1pm
Where: Senator Warner's Norfolk office: 101 W. Main Street Suite 4900 Norfolk, VA 23510

We will gather on the sidewalk outside to share our carols with downtown workers on their lunch break before heading up to the Senator's office to share our musical message and deliver comments to the Senator's staff.
RSVP to join us in Norfolk.

Candlelight vigil against cuts

When: Monday, December 10th from 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Where: Senator Warner's Roanoke office: 129B Salem Ave., SW, Roanoke, VA 24011
RSVP to join us in Roanoke.

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