|The 99% Have Messages. The 1% Have Addresses.|
New Deal for New York has long been looking at how the Committee to Scam Save NY is pushing for tax cuts for the richest 1% and service and job cuts for everyone else. We’ve worked with allies to do research on who they are and how they game the system. We’ve filed ethics complaints about their activities. We’ve visited them at their parties, at their homes, and this Thursday we may visit even them in Albany.
Make your voice heard by New York’s Austerity Mongers: lobbyists who would rather see a child go homeless and a teacher fired than see their friends in the 1% pay their fair share in taxes. Find a new friend below and fill them in on what you think they need to hear. Share your special story with someone who has our Governor’s ear. Here are two ways you can get your story to them.
Option 1: Pen Pals- Make your voice heard by New York’s Austerity cheerleaders who relentlessly push tax cuts for Corporate CEOs who increasingly ship American jobs overseas. Find a new friend below and fill them in on what you think they need to hear. Share your special story with someone who has our Governor’s ear.
Option 2: Best Friends Forever- If you’re feeling even more generous, why not reach out in a more creative way? Click on the name of your brand new BFF below, then read the instructions and examples to get inspired. Maybe your Austerity Monger needs some kind words, or maybe an intervention. Most importantly, use your imagination!
Governor is facing popular revolt in response to unpopular positions that favor wealthy