The Responsible Budget Coalition's Wednesday rally could draw as many as 15,000 participants -- all in support of generating new revenue to solve the state budget crisis. It may be the biggest rally in Springfield history and there are sure to be a wide array of speakers addressing the crowd. But according to the Illinois Federation of Teachers' Dave Comerford, one group won't be invited to the podium:
“No politician will be speaking at the rally. They’ve done enough talking without acting,” said Comerford. “They need to hear from us.”
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