LI groups protest Cuomo tax cuts to banks, wealthy, funding cuts to schools

Long Island Protest

Chanting “Banks got the gold mine, the people got the shaft,” “Banks got bailed out, we got sold out,” and waving signs calling for living wage jobs, affordable housing, affordable schools and universal Pre-K, labor and community groups rallied outside the Bank of America office in Great Neck to call attention the growing wealth gap in New York State and to call for investment of state dollars in schools and communities, not tax breaks for the largest banks, as Governor Cuomo is proposing.

Read more here: http://www.examiner.com/article/li-groups-protest-cuomo-tax-cuts-to-banks-wealthy-funding-cuts-to-schools

See more pictures here: http://www.examiner.com/slideshow/long-islanders-protest-cuomo-tax-cuts-to-banks-wealthy-funding-cuts-to-schools#slide=1