Madison, Wisconsin.<br />
USA<br />
Feb 2011 <br />
<br />
Opponents to the government's bill to eliminate collective bargaining rights for many state workers protesters in the rotunda of the state capital. Gov. Scott Walker's plan to require public workers to pay more of their health insurance and pensions, effectively cutting the take-home pay of many 57%. Madison schools were closed for several days as employees call sick to lobby the bill.

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Madison, Wisconsin.
USA
Feb 2011

Opponents to the government's bill to eliminate collective bargaining rights for many state workers protesters in the rotunda of the state capital. Gov. Scott Walker's plan to require public workers to pay more of their health insurance and pensions, effectively cutting the take-home pay of many 57%. Madison schools were closed for several days as employees call sick to lobby the bill.

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Date 19 Feb 2011
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