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Sight & Sounds from the Backwards Budget .5K (video)
Posted By Clayton Henkel On June 19, 2012 @ 3:43 pm In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled
To raise awareness about the legislature’s “Backwards Budget,” the Together NC coalition  hosted the first annual Backwards Budget .5K run on Tuesday.
About 100 participants braved the mid-day heat to run backwards around the Halifax Mall behind the NC General Assembly — shining a spotlight on the legislature’s failure to adequately fund public education, preventative health care, environmental programs, and tobacco prevention.
To watch a short clip from the race, click below:
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 Together NC coalition: http://togethernc.org/
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