The #D18 Day of Action made news all over the country. Check out some of the coverage below:The Palm Beach Post:
"Protesters from a coalition of progressive, labor and community groups lobbied against those cuts Tuesday outside the Capitol and visited Republican lawmakers in their offices. As they went from office to office, they sang fiscal cliff lyrics to the tune of Jingle Bells: 'No more cuts, No more cuts, No more cuts - no way. We need to raise revenue, So make the bankers pay.'"WUSA 9:
WUSA9 News: Protestors marched to the offices of House Speaker John Boehner to deliver a bag of coal, calling it "an early Christmas present from the nation's poor and middle class."
Palm Beach Post and Washington Post: Protesters [...] visited Republican lawmakers in their offices. As they went from office to office, they sang fiscal cliff lyrics to the tune of Jingle Bells:
"No more cuts, No more cuts, No more cuts - no way. We need to raise revenue, So make the bankers pay."
Politico: Protesters claim they were turned away from Ryan's office.
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View photos from the day of action on SEIU's Flickr set here.
See a play-by-play of the day of action - including sit-ins in offices of Rep. Sam Graves, Sens. Hanna, Ryan, -- on 99Uniting.org's Storify here.