The rally was held outside of the Bank of America building on Lasalle St., since it was this bank that refused a line of credit to the window factory, forcing it to close without paying its workers. Bank of America was one of the banks that received money from the bailout Congress passed. People were chanting, "They got bailed out, we got sold out!"
American Federation of State County and Municipal Employees members.
This speaker discussed the housing crisies and how it was impacting Chicago residents.
This woman was from the Interfaith Committee on Workers Issues.