Stop the Funding

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With Congress about to pass a bloated defense budget and Gen.
McChrystal calling for tens of thousands more troops in Afghanistan,
progressive groups
have declared Wednesday Sept. 30 a National Call-In Day. CODEPINK,
Peace Action, Just Foreign Policy, Voters for Peace and others urge
people to tell their representatives to vote against the defense
appropriations bill and to co-sponsor the McGovern bill, which calls
for an exit plan. Call 202-224-3121 or 202-225-3121. Put it on the calendar.

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