09 Jul '11, 12am

Progressives Threaten to Withdraw Support for Obama's 2012 Campaign | Care2 Causes

Progressives Threaten to Withdraw Support for Obama's 2012 Campaign | Care2 Causes

Reacting to President Obama’s apparent willingness to bargain with Republicans to achieve a broad agreement to cut the federal deficit, a group of liberal activists led by the Progressive Change Campaign Committee (PCCC) are signing a pledge , saying that they will not support Obama’s 2012 campaign if he cuts social insurance programs . In an email to supporters, PCCC leadership asked its recipients to tell President Obama: “If you cut Social Security, Medicare, or Medicaid benefits for me, my family, or families like mine, don’t ask for a penny of my money or an hour of my time in 2012.” In the email, PCCC leaders declared that it was “outrageous” for Obama to consider reducing Medicare spending, and address the rising cost of social security. ”There’s no need for a bad ‘deal,’” PCCC wrote. “If we fight, voters are on our side.” And, as of today, the petition seems to be ...

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