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Ohio Rally for Jobs

by Jordan Forbes / /

Ohioans, listen up! Texas isn’t the only state rallying together to protest taxes on oil and natural gas – you can too!

Ohio Rally for Jobs will occur next Tuesday morning in Canton, OH. Speakers include Matt Patrick, 1100 WTAM Radio; David Wolters, Chair, Buckeye Energy Forum; Rebecca Heimlich, Ohio State Director, Americans for Prosperity; Mike Cary, President, Ohio Coal Association; Tom Stewart, Executive Vice President, Ohio Oil and Gas Association; Rhonda Reda, Ohio Oil and Gas Association; Karen Wright, CEO, Ariel Corporation; Tom Jackson, Ohio Grocers Association; Pam Hurley, Ohio Farmer; Dennis Barton, Army Veteran, Iraq; Deborah Owens, Political Science Professor, The University of Akron; and Seth Morgan, Ohio State Representative.

Join activists from your state and NTU members at Ohio’s Rally for Jobs to send a message back to Washington: NO to higher taxes that will increase unemployment and shove our economy into the ditch.

Who: Thousands of energy activists and NTU members

What: Rally for Jobs

When: September 7, 2010 – Doors open at 11:00am

Where: Canton, OH – Canton Memorial Civic Center (1101 Market Avenue North, Canton, OH 44702)

We’ll see you there!