Thousands of Protestors March to Illinois Capitol

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Thousands of protesters descend on Springfield, Illinois on Wednesday to rally against Republican governor Bruce Rauner.

They’re demanding he drop his anti-union agenda.

A coalition of union groups and community organizers flooded the streets and called for a fair state budget.

This is just days after Governor Rauner vetoed a bill that would have appointed a third party to negotiate state union contracts.

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