Groups Gather At Statehouse To Protest Austerity Measures

By: 13 News Kion Hudson, Carissa Fox
By: 13 News Kion Hudson, Carissa Fox

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW)__Labor groups rallied at the Statehouse Saturday to express their concerns about failed austerity measures.

The Working Kansas Alliance of labor and community groups came to protest against the measures which they say are restricting and weakening kansans freedoms and opportunities.

Numerous teachers also gathered to express how they felt about the cuts they have taken in the classroom.

Many were concerned that the government wants higher taxes for middle class citizens.


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