Tell your members of Congress to protect programs for low-income families in deficit reduction debate.
With the August 2 deadline to raise the debt ceiling rapidly approaching, President Barack Obama and Congress are working overtime to develop a plan to reduce the deficit. With only a few days of negotiations left, now is the time to make your voice heard. Urge your senators and representative to uphold one key principle as they finalize a deficit reduction plan: Protect programs for low-income families and individuals and ensure deficit reduction does not increase poverty.
Your members of Congress need to hear from you during this critical time—please call or email your senators and representative.
Tell them to oppose harmful cuts to Medicaid, TANF, WIC, foodstamps and other low-income programs. Make your call today, toll free, at 888.907.1485.
With critical services for our most vulnerable hanging in the balance, your voice on this issue is needed now, more than ever.
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