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Nevada joins Wisconsin protests at Legislature

Nevada joined ranks with states across the country Saturday in a show of solidarity for the American worker, under the banner of "Save the American Dream."

The Saturday protest in Carson City was part of a nationwide event in state capitals.

The rally of more than 100 protesters waved signs in front of the Legislature and chanted sayings like "Money for Kids, not for Koch," referring to Charles and David Koch, billionaires who are behind campaign donations of tens of thousands of dollars to Republicans leading the anti-union effort.

The crowds have been protesting Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's plan to …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Feb 27, 2011 01:32AM Published Feb 27, 2011 01:31AM Copyright 2011 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.